Sharp-tailed Snake monitors, it's the time of year to check your Artificial Cover Objects (shingles) for Sharp-tailed Snakes. The spring and fall are when Sharp-tailed Snakes are most active, so your best chance finding them is right now.
Sharp-tailed Snakes can be difficult to identify, and are often confused with young Garter Snakes. More information about the life history and identification of Sharp-tailed Snakes, visit our Sharp-tailed Snake Stewardship page.
If you live in a remnant Garry oak meadow, or on steep slope with wildflowers, and think that you may have Sharp-tailed Snakes on your property, please contact us!