Snake

Black Racer Rescued From Netting

Black Racer Rescued From Netting

 

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Photo Courtesy of Sandy Juba

 

TGO Nature Center volunteer, Sandy Juba, rescued a Black Racer snake from plastic netting in May of 2016.  Read more about this rescue…

 

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It Was A Three Snake Day

It Was A Three Snake Day

 

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Photo Courtesy of Sandy Juba

 

Three days after Christmas in 2015, TGO Nature Center volunteer, Sandy Juba was involved in three snake rescues.  Click on this Three Snake Day link to read the whole story!

 

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Why Do Some Snakes Eat Themselves?

 Why Do Some Snakes Eat Themselves?

 

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Photo Courtesy of Bob Rosenberger

 

Bob Rosenberger, a TGO resident and owner of Golfcarts Unlimited, found this snake that appears to have tried to eat itself.  TGO Nature Center member, Cary Salter, researched this unusual behavior and discovered why some snakes do try to eat themselves.   Read more about this unusual behavior…

 

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The Importance of Snakes

  The Importance of Snakes

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Snakes Are Beneficial To Our Ecosystem
Photo Courtesy of Darlene Durham

 

We live in a community where there is an abundance of wildlife. Each species has their place in nature. One of these is the snake. There are 44 species of snakes found in multiple habitats throughout Florida. Only 6 out of the 44 are venomous. Read more about The Importance of Snakes…

 

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