Tripped over a snake on a Florida trail? Stopped in your tracks watching one in the water? We’ve all had these moments that make us wary. The good news is that there are only six species of venomous snakes in Florida, and they’re pretty easy to identify. Especially after you take a look at this fabulous online resource.
The University of Florida presents the “List of Florida Snakes” as an educational service, with a special section just on the venomous ones. Now you can compare that hastily-snapped digital photo with their images of snakes!