Man Vs. Critters: TV Swamped By Animal-Pursuit Shows

Can we please just leave these poor fish alone? Our concern for innocent fish arises on the occasion of this weekend’s premiere of “Hillbilly Handfishin’ ” – Sunday (Aug. 7) at 10/9c on Animal Planet. This unscripted series sheds light on the obscure sport of “noodling,” which has nothing at all to do with pasta. […]

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‘Swamp Wars’ Pits Humans Against Snakes, Lizards

By DAVID FISCHER, Associated Press MIAMI – With its beautiful beaches, luxury hotels, hot nightclubs and nightmarish traffic, it’s easy to forget that South Florida was built on a giant swamp. But despite decades of urban expansion, that wilderness still pushes back — particularly snakes, lizards and other reptiles, some of them dangerous. That battle […]

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