Snakes in Your State

See which species of snakes are native to your local area using an interactive map of the United States

Select a state to see the native snakes, then select any snake to learn more information.

Use the buttons below the map to display the distribution of each species across the United States.

Snakes and species native to America
Copperhead snake image Copperhead

Did You Know?

98% of venomous snakebites in the United States are from the North American pit viper, including copperheads, cottonmouths, and rattlesnakes. Make sure you’re prepared with treatment that covers this entire range.

Read clinical articles where experts discuss how to to best manage pit viper envenomations.