Feds are reconsidering “endangered” status for native snake disappearing from southern states

Feds are reconsidering "endangered" status for native snake disappearing from southern states

The US government surprised legal experts and scientists alike when it dropped a push four years ago to protect the southern hognose snake under the Endangered Species Act. But the snake’s call for protection is now back on the table. It couldn’t come sooner for the tiny elf-nosed snake, whose numbers have declined by at … Read more