Article: Saving the Great Eastern Forest’s Most Charismatic Wilderness Icon – the Timber Rattlesnake
From Arc Newsletter 2020. Betsy and Ramie Pierson were living in Dayton, Ohio, when, one day, they decided to drive out to Bainbridge to look at a truck that someone had listed for sale. In the process they stumbled upon a handsome piece of land bordering Pike State Forest that piqued their interest and would set into motion for them an entirely new chain of events….Read More
From Arc Newsletter Fall 2010. I remember the first time I saw a timber rattlesnake. I had recently blown any chance of being popular in high school when I came out of the closet as an avowed lover of herps. It was hard to say what I loved the best among all them — the wondrous native lizards and newts, turtles and frogs — but certainly snakes were among my favorites…Read More.