COLLIER COUNTY, Fla.- The remains of a 2-to 3-year-old uncollared male panther were collected Monday Alligator Alley, near the 96.5 mile marker.
The panther had been hit by a vehicle. This is the 13th panther mortality and the 10th road mortality for 2013.
The carcass is at the FWC Naples Field Office and will be sent to the FWC Gainesville lab for necropsy. The remains will be archived at the FL Museum of Natural History.