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As part of a $US63,000 ($80,048) research project to devise new and effective ways of pruning back the skyrocketing iguana population in south Florida, wildlife officials in the state have started to smash in the heads of iguanas, saying it's a quick and "humane" form of euthanasia. Sounds dreadful - and it is - but the situation in Florida is more complicated than it appears.