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Seeing Snakes As Worth Saving

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Biologist Tobi Kiesewalter takes out a black rat snake at the visitor's center at Murphy's Point Provincial Park in Ontario. (Photo by Karen Kelly)

As kids, many of us come to see snakes as frightening, evil creatures. In some places, that ingrained fear has taken a toll on the snake population. Karen Kelly met up with some folks who are trying to improve one snake's image - before it disappears:

Info on the snake from the Smithsonian

Wikipedia's page on the snake

Producer: Karen Kelly
Release Date: October 1, 2009
Running Time: 3:06

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