Wins for Snakes 2017

The year in pictures. Together we achieved significant victories for snakes this year.       Curious how we did in fundraising and program spending? Our finances page is updated with last year’s (November 2016 — October 2017) numbers.   Thank YOU, Snake Hero, for all you do for snakes, every day.

Help Save Nevada’s Reptiles

UPDATE: Thanks to your letters and comments at the meeting, commercial reptile collection has been BANNED in Nevada! The state of Nevada currently allows the unlimited commercial collection of reptiles, a practice which has removed almost half a million reptiles from Nevada’s public lands over the past thirty years. Nevada is the only state in …

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Jarchow Conservation Award

The following is reprinted from the Sonoran Herpetologist, the Tucson Herpetological Society’s membership publication. See the original here. And the 11th Recipients of the Jarchow Conservation Award are: Jeff Smith and Melissa Amarello, Advocates for Snake Preservation (ASP) The reasons that Jeff and Melissa have received this award are many, and will be brought to …

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Snakes in History

Just for fun — because we need it right now.   Thanks to Russ McSpadden, Communications Associate at the Center for Biological Diversity, for creating these fun images!

Snake Town Hall

For Immediate Release Contact: Dr. David A. Steen Organization: Auburn University Museum of Natural History Email: BIOLOGISTS TAKE TO TWITTER TO ADVOCATE FOR SNAKES A team of experts answer public questions about our slithering friends Believing in the possibilities of partnerships between science and art, Dr. Steen will also be using the #SnakeTownHall to …

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Snake Preservation Art Project

We were thrilled to receive a phone call from two young artists and snake enthusiasts from Kentucky a few months ago. They wanted to share their snake preservation art project with us: Snake preservation art project by Henry and Caleb. “The snake is made out of sticks and leaves to symbolize how snakes are a …

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World Snake Day 2016

Happy World Snake Day! Be a #SnakeHero — Share this video from our friends at Planet Experts to speak out for snakes today (and everyday)! Want to know more? Check out these posts for stories, photos, and videos of cool snake behavior discussed in the video.

Don’t Let Fear Drive Wildlife Management in Massachusetts

Don’t Let Fear Drive Wildlife Management in Massachusetts Thanks to everyone who took action on this issue, we’ll provide updates as they become available. We have a sad, embarrassing history of persecuting animals we fear, often driving them to the brink of extinction. Timber rattlesnakes are one of many victims; they have been nearly extirpated …

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