This article was contributed by Save The Snakes Board Member & Wildlife Biologist Eric Stitt. As we write this, the days are becoming lighter and the nights are warming up in Northern California. Most folks are thinking about maximizing their exposure outdoors as they make plans for the summer. At Save The Snakes, we areContinue reading Don’t Tread on Me – Living in Rattlesnake Country
The king cobra (Ophiophagus hannah) is truly one the world’s most iconic snake species. These large, venomous snakes can be found throughout Southeast Asia and they require a large area of land in which to thrive. However, king cobras are becoming increasingly threatened by human activity and require greater conservation efforts to prevent the declineContinue reading Researchers Update King Cobra Distribution in Nepal
Happy Earth Day! On this special celebration of our planet, it is so important to reflect on how our individual actions can impact global wildlife populations and their ecosystems. Snakes, like all other wildlife species, depend on clean water to drink, pure air to breath and pristine habitats to thrive. As snakes are critically importantContinue reading 10 Ways to Save The Snakes on Earth Day
Save The Snakes is proud to announce that our organization and Czech-based film production company Living Zoology Film Studio have partnered together to film and produce the ground-breaking documentary SNAKE RESCUE CALL. SNAKE RESCUE CALL is the incredible true story of wildlife conservationists who work to solve human-snake conflict in their communities while risking theirContinue reading A Story About Snakes & The People Who Risk Their Lives To Save Them
Partners in Amphibian and Reptile Conservation (PARC) is an inclusive partnership dedicated to the conservation of the herpetofauna–reptiles and amphibians–and their habitats. Their membership includes individuals from state and federal agencies, conservation organizations, museums, pet trade industry, nature centers, zoos, energy industry, universities, herpetological organizations, research laboratories, forest industries, and environmental consultants. Save The SnakesContinue reading PARC Releases 2018 Annual Report
In this podcast interview, Save The Snakes Executive Director Michael Starkey speaks about how to live with snakes, why they are important and how you can help. Thank you BeProvided Conservation Radio for giving us the opportunity to speak about our work!
For Save The Snakes’ 2018 World Snake Day Donation Campaign, Animal Equipment By Stoney LLC graciously donated snake hooks and snake bags for our Snake Rescue Teams in India! When the Save The Snakes Team met at the 2018 Venomous Herpetology Symposium in Miami, Florida, this equipment was delivered to Eastern Ghats Wildlife Society MurthyContinue reading Animal Equipment by Stoney Supports Save The Snakes
Happy World Snake Day! Celebrated on July 16th, World Snake Day raises awareness for the role of snakes in the environment and it encourages our society to appreciate these truly amazing animals. All next week, Save The Snakes will take action to support our dedicated Conservation Partners in South Asia, who save snakes every day!Continue reading On World Snake Day, Give Thanks for Snake Rescuers