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Collier County

May 1973 (Class A) - Construction worker has startling encounter outside hunting cottage, BFRO

1974Hunters see Skunk Ape, shots fired, blood found, GCBRO

Fall 1975 (Class B) - Possible tracks noticed by hunters in the Everglades outside Everglades City, BFRO

August 1979 (Class A) - Morning sighting by carpenter crew near Ochopee, BFRO

July 1980 (Class B) - Man describes incidents in teen years in swamp area outside Naples, BFRO

November 1983 (Class A) - while hunting hogs near a cypress bayhead, witness saw a dark brown/black bi-pedal creature, BFRO 

June 1987 (Class B) - Possible nighttime encounter near Lake Trafford, BFRO

November 1991Fisherman See's Bigfoot (Skunk Ape), GCBRO

November 1993 (Class A) - Hunter reports finding strange tracks in the Everglades, near the area of the Dade County and Collier County line, between Big Cypress and Alligator Alley, BFRO

July 1997 (Class A) - Series of reports (6) concerning the Skunk Ape. Photos of the creature and footcasts, BFRO

July 1997 - Late Night Fisherman Has Eerie Encounter, GCBRO

October 1997 (Class B) - Possible vocalizations noted by fishermen at night off of SR 41, BFRO

March 2001 (Class B) - Campers hear unfamiliar vocalizations at night in the Everglades, BFRO

Winter 2001 (Class A) - Daylight sighting by motorist near Everglades City, off Turner River Road, BFRO

April 2005 (Class B) - Campers report possible vocalization and footprint in Big Cypress National Preserve, BFRO

June 2005 (Class A) - Daylight sighting by motorist on U.S. 41 near I-29, BFRO

October 2006 (Class B) - Possible mid-day sighting by motorist on I-75 (Alligator Alley) in the Everglades, BFRO

November 2007 (Class B) - Possible footprint found near Ochopee (see Photo), BFRO

December 2007 (Class B) - More Tracks Found in the Big Cypress Region (w/photos), BFRO

September 2008 (Class A) - Daylight sighting from Hwy. 41 in the Big Cypress National Preserve, BFRO

August 08-09 (Class B) - Man describes possible encounters off Route 41 near Ochopee, BFRO

January 2010 - Fishermen Have Unusual Encounter, GCBRO

April 2010 (Class B) - Frightening encounter experienced on family property outside Naples, BFRO

March 2012 (Class B) - Possible incidents at Bear Island Campground in Big Cypress National Preserve, BFRO

November 2012 (Class A) - Daylight sighting of a man-like ape while target shooting in the Big Cypress National Preserve, BFRO

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