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Milk Snake by Mind Map: Milk Snake
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Milk Snake

Habitat

Can be found near

Woods

Marshes

Fields

Farmlands

Where they stay

In Barns

Can live in

Deserts

Jungles

Mountains

Feeding

What kind of food do they eat

Frogs

Rodents

Small Snakes

Mice

Lizards

Appearance

Patterns

(tri-coloured)Rings of white, red and black

Light tan, or grey background with red or brown blotches

May start off as a tri-coloured baby, then turn black

Eyes

No eye lids, Transparent covering called brilles instead.

Similar markings to..

Fox Snake

Scarlet Snake

Most of all the Massassauga Rattlesnake

Threats

Roads

Many of the snakes are run over by cars, They do live around cities so this is a great threat

Humans

Humans are killing Milk Snakes because many humans think that they are poisonous, Many humans mistake this snake for a Masassauga Rattle Snake

Habitat Loss

Humans are replacing nature areas with new buildings

Action Plan

What the government can do

Make zones for Milk Snakes only

Reduce the amount of people getting rid of the Milk Snake's habitats

What we can do

Help raise awareness of what is happening to this creature

Since Milk Snakes are not well-known, we can let people know that they exist!

Help Milk Snake's reproduce by putting them in captivity

Resources

http://www.oplin.org/snake/fact%20pages/milk_snake/milk_snake.html

http://mnr.gov.on.ca/

http://cfs.nrcan.gc.ca/subsite/glfc-amphibians/lampropeltis-triangulum-triangulum

http://sararegistry.gc.ca/

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Milk_Snake

Status- Special Concern

Range