Exploring North Carolina

Long-Bellied Friends

Season 700 Episode 4 | 28m

For too many years some of our best neighbors have been given a bad rap. We have told untrue stories about them, feared them, and even worse, tried to harm them. There are 38 species of snakes found our state. Learn how to identify the relatively few venomous snakes in our ecosystems, and discover why all “long bellied friends” are important.

Aired: 07/04/17

Rating: NR

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