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10th Annual Panther Festival offers insight into endangered species' struggles

Posted at 11:10 AM, Nov 06, 2022
and last updated 2022-11-06 11:10:04-05

NAPLES, Fla. — Naples Zoo hosted Saturday's soiree, which allowed guests to learn more about the Florida panther and its struggles to cohabitate with a growing Southwest Florida population.

To date, 24 Florida panthers have been killed in Southwest Florida, the majority of which were killed by passing vehicles.