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Snake Awareness and Rescue Training begins for Forest Department Staff in Andhra Pradesh

A new collaborative effort is taking place for snake conservation in South India! Beginning in April, Save The Snakes Founding Partner, the Eastern Ghats Wildlife Society, will begin training the Forest Department staff of Andhra Pradesh about snake awareness and rescue. From the Eastern Ghats Wildlife Society: “We understand the fact that working closely withContinue reading Snake Awareness and Rescue Training begins for Forest Department Staff in Andhra Pradesh

Field Report – Another Snake Saved

Currently our team in India is traveling throughout the Eastern Ghats working with communities to solve human-snake conflict. Near Sompeta, Andhra Pradesh, Save The Snakes Co-Founder Murthy Kantimahanti recently rescued and released this Russell’s viper (Daboia russelii). The viper was found inside a home and luckily Murthy was able to safely relocate it to someContinue reading Field Report – Another Snake Saved