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Prairie Kingsnake

I spotted this Prairie Kingsnake crossing a gravel road here in Arkansas and was able to grab a quick photo before it disappeared in the tall grass. Prairie Kingsnake Facts Prairie kingsnakes’ preferred habitat is open grassland with loose, dry soil, typically on the edge of a forested region, not far from a permanent source of water. Their… Read More »

Barred Owl

I spotted this Barred Owl while hiking at Fort Chaffee here in Arkansas. Barred Owl Facts The Barred Owl is a large typical owl. It goes by many other names, including Eight Hooter, Rain Owl, Wood Owl, and Striped Owl, but is probably known best as the Hoot Owl.