Winterset Madisonian

Watch out for snakes on the move

This timber rattlesnake was photographed in Pammel Park last week by Madison County Sheriff Jason Barnes. Iowa is home to four venomous snakes. The most common type of venomous snake in the state is the timber rattlesnake, which is also the largest and most dangerous. Another venomous snake is the Massasauga rattlesnake. They are primarily found only in the marshes […]

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