Venomous Snakebites Have Hit An All-Time High In Texas This Year

Most Texans have seen a few snakes throughout their lifetime, but venomous species are being spotted in record numbers this year. Rapid urbanization and unprecedented rainfall are bringing these deadly serpents out of the woodwork at a rate that has never been seen before.

During these uncertain times, please keep safety in mind and consider adding destinations to your bucket list to visit at a later date.

Visit the Texas Parks and Wildlife website to learn more.

Have you spotted any venomous snakes in Texas this summer? If so, what species were they? Let us know about any experiences you’ve had, and check out our previous article for another creepy crawler that’s been rearing its ugly head: Giant Tarantulas Are Invading Texas By The Thousands This Summer.