Watch Your Step, More Rattlesnakes Are Emerging From Their Dens Around Utah
As temperatures heat up all around the Beehive State, hibernating animals start to emerge from their dens, including rattlesnakes. Utah is home to seven species of venomous snakes, and you’ll want to watch your step to avoid stumbling onto one.
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Writer, editor and researcher with a passion for exploring new places. Catherine loves local bookstores, independent films, and spending time with her family, including Gus the golden retriever, who is a very good boy.
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