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Snakes of Oklahoma

Mike Porter

By Mike Porter
Senior Wildlife and Fisheries Consultant

Posted May 30, 2014

In this educational video, Mike Porter, senior wildlife and fisheries consultant, discusses characteristics of some of the most common snakes found in Oklahoma, with a special emphasis on species living in the south-central part of the state. Porter shows photos and gives tips to recognize many species as well as visual clues to help differentiate venomous and non-venomous snakes. He also talks about what to do and what not to do when a venomous snake bites.