Schools Project

Asked October 2, 2018, 1:01 PM EDT

Dear Kentucky Cooperative Extention Service,

In school I am researching snakes in Kentucky, and I am wanting to make a book about the different snakes. So far, I have researched the four venomous snakes: the Copperhead, Cottonmouth, Pygmy Rattlesnake, and the Timber Rattlesnake. I am going to include these topics in the book, and I want to ask if there are any other specific snakes or different traits that I could use for my book . I am very passionate about snakes and want to know more about them and this is an assignment due, I hope you can get to me as soon as possible. I know that you are the experts and I hope you can get back to me soon.


Brett Owen

If you can please respond to me through my email. Thankyou.

Fayette County Kentucky

1 Response

There are a couple of wonderful resources in Kentucky for information about snakes. 1. (This book has some great photographs and information about the variety of common species of snakes we see in various areas of the state) 2. (This is a great resource page by UK, regarding our different species. There’s a lot of helpful information and some interesting facts about each snake we find in Kentucky) If you need anything else, please let me know.