Friday, April 3, 2009

Rattlesnakes Introduced to Knox County, Ohio

http://www.mountvernonnews.com/Sports/09/04/03/Miller-dispells-rattlesnake-rumors-fishing-starting-strong

Mount Vernon News [OH]
3 April 2009

Miller dispells rattlesnake rumors; fishing starting strong

By Joe Huddleston

[...] Brent Theophilus of Mount Vernon asked the question of “Are rattlesnakes making a comeback in Knox County?” He stated that a friend saw someone he thought to be a ranger in the Bladensburg area introducing rattlesnakes to the area as part of a conservation effort. Knox County Wildlife Officer Mike Miller, when presented with the question, quickly dispelled the notion. [...]