RATTLED: Conserving Rattlesnakes in Appalachia

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The Orianne Society has determined one apex predator to be of vital importance to the Appalachian region, yet it is facing tremendous challenges towards its conservation. It is an animal that we have felt threatened by, and have demonized for centuries, compromising our own capacity for understanding them. 
This animal is the Timber Rattlesnake.

Introducing “RATTLED: Conserving Rattlesnakes in Appalachia” – A Wildlife Documentary Unveiling the Enigmatic World of Timber Rattlesnakes

Get ready to embark on a journey into the heart of the Appalachian wilderness. Produced by The Orianne Society, this film promises to captivate audiences with its breathtaking footage and profound exploration of the critical conservation efforts surrounding Timber Rattlesnakes. “RATTLED” sheds light on their natural history, ecology, and vital role in the delicate Appalachian ecosystem.

From dense forests to rocky mountain sides, the film transports audiences to the very places where these fascinating creatures thrive, unraveling their secrets, debunking common myths and revealing the biggest threats to the species and the landscapes they depend on. “RATTLED: Conserving Rattlesnakes in Appalachia” is a call to action, imploring viewers to recognize the urgent need to conserve and protect these mesmerizing animals.

Don’t miss the opportunity to join the adventure! 

“RATTLED: Conserving Rattlesnakes in Appalachia” will be premiering at:

At each show, meet some educational outreach snakes, learn how to stay safe in snake country, and have all your snake questions answered!

We made this documentary with the aim of increasing education about Timber Rattlesnakes and their conservation needs, as well as decreasing fear and persecution.  Please support us in making more documentaries like this one so we can bring all of our focal species to the spotlight.

Learn more about Timber Rattlesnakes on our focal species page.

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