USDA Snake Trap 8/7/13

Document Type: Burmese Pythons in South Florida.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Wildlife Services’ (WS) National Wildlife Research Center (NWRC) today announced that the U.S. Patent Office has issued a patent (US 8,407,931 B1) to USDA for a live snake trap that utilizes two trip pans for the humane capture of larger, heavier snakes,such as the invasive Burmese python. Read more at the link above.