Upland Snake Conservation Initiative

The Upland Snake Conservation Initiative (USCI) addresses issues, education, and research needs concerning southeastern snakes. While efforts will include all upland snakes, emphasis will be placed on the following rare and endangered southeastern species: Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake, Eastern Indigo Snake, Eastern Kingsnake, Southern Hognose snake, Eastern Coachwhip, Short-tailed Snake, Northern, Florida and Black Pine snakes.

Position Statement Regarding Rattlesnake Roundups (pdf)

Citizen Science:

Please see the following links to report snake observations that are helpful for conservation and research efforts.