Vermont has 11 snake species with the majority being harmless and beneficial. Here is some information on a few of them.

UNCOMMON SNAKES

timber rattlesnake

Timber Rattlesnake - State Endangered

Timber Rattlesnake Life History

Timber Rattlesnake Recovery Plan

Fungal Disease Impact on VT Timber Rattlesnakes

Rattlesnake Research - Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department biologist Doug Blodgett captures a timber rattlesnake as part of ongoing research on snake fungal disease in Vermont.


eastern ratsnakeEastern Ratsnake - State Threatened

Eastern Ratsnake Life History

 


 Eastern north american racerRacer - State Threatened

Learn more about eastern racer at the Animal Diversity Website


eastern ribbonsnakeEastern Ribbonsnake - Rare

Eastern Ribbonsnake Life History

 

COMMON SNAKES

common garter snakeCommon Gartersnake

Common Gartersnake Life History


milksnakeMilksnake

Milksnake Life History


northern watersnakeNorthern Watersnake

Learn more about northern watersnake at the Animal Diversity Website


red-bellied snakeRed-bellied Snake

Learn more about red-bellied snake at the Animal Diversity Website


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