Australia: Queensland – Boa Constrictor Let Loose on the Gold Coast


For more visit:
http://www.theguardian.com/australia-news/2015/apr/07/boa-constrictor-on-the-loose-after-gold-coast-police-mistakenly-set-it-free

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Snake Eats Crocodile in Queensland


The link below is to an article that includes a number of photos of a Water Python eating a crocodile in Queensland, Australia.

For more visit:
http://www.smh.com.au/queensland/snake-eats-crocodile-after-epic-fight-in-queensland-20140303-33xz8.html

Snakes & Spider Bites


With the hottest summer on record, Australia has seen a spike in spider and snake bites. The link below is to an article reporting on the issue.

For more visit:
http://www.australiangeographic.com.au/journal/snake-and-spider-bites-on-the-rise.htm

Panama: New Snake Species Discovered


The link below is to an article reporting the discovery of a new snake species in Panama, which has been named as a protest to a new mine in that country.

For more visit:
http://news.mongabay.com/2012/0918-hance-no-mining-snake.html

Guam: Spider & Snake Infestation


The link below is to an article reporting on the problem with spiders and snakes on Guam.

For more visit:
http://grist.org/list/guam-is-entirely-infested-with-spiders-and-its-all-the-fault-of-invasive-snakes/

Australia: Our Deadly Snakes


Australia is known for its deadly snakes. The link below is to an article that considers 10 of them as the most deadly in Australia – some in the list may be debatable, but all are certainly dangerous. I have handled and experienced several of these and can testify to their aggressive nature.

For more visit:
http://www.australiangeographic.com.au/journal/view-image.htm?index=0&gid=11893