Weekly Wrap-up: August 4 - August 10, 2017
Our best stories from around the web and social media each week.
Going up! This rough green snake was spotted along a trail at Crab Orchard National Wildlife Refuge in Illinois. Have you seen any snakes climb trees?
Check out this cranky visitor spotted at Neosho National Fish Hatchery in Missouri! Have you seen any snapping turtles lately?
Have you noticed rusty coloring on the heads of trumpeter swans? These stains are the result of feeding in wetlands that are rich in iron. pic.twitter.com/r4EMzmDo6L— USFWS Midwest Region (@USFWSMidwest) August 6, 2017
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