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These Eastern diamondbacks are pyromaniacs, and they rely on an environment that's disappearing quickly.
It turns out that rattlesnakes are not only dangerous, but sneaky too, as the nature of their venom varies depending on geographical location and greatly affects the treatment for bites.
Officials with the US Fish and Wildlife Service are reportedly mulling over whether or not to grant endangered species protection to the venomous eastern diamondback rattlesnake.
Conservation groups want the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to list the eastern diamondback rattlesnake as threatened because of its shrinking range in the Southeast, including south Alabama.
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