COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.– The Florida Panther is one of the state’s most protected animals.
A trail camera captured footage of a panther limping through the woods of Golden Gate Estates in Collier County. Some are worried it might have been hit by a car.
“The Southwest Florida region is one of the most stable habitats for the panther. They say you need at least 3 stable habitats for population growth and we only have one right now.” Mitchel said
“The number 1 cause of unnatural panther death is human interaction, largely from vehicles,” said...