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Rattlesnake!!

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Rattlesnake

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Is it possible to survive a rattlesnake bite without treatment?

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If you were in the wild, and say were a peak healthy individual and got bit on the leg by a rattler and instead of seeking medical treatment you continue the hike, what are the chances the hiker survives?

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Check Out Outbirding with Field Guides

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As birds aren’t the only compelling critters we encounter when afield, some episodes showcase other animals such as marmosets, rattlesnakes, and scorpions, and we even have an iNaturalist tutorial. In addition to showing high-quality natural history footage, each member of our team adds their own personal style and humor to the episodes.

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There’s More to Birding than Birds

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But the wilds of Nevada revealed rattlesnakes, lizards (OK, the lizards didn’t seem that dangerous), and more than one mama cow who stared us down when our vehicles got too close to a calf. Also new was a healthy sense of fear for some of the animals we encountered. Not yet, knock on wood.)

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A Sunday morning cartoon memory

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They are quite capable of killing and eating the venomous rattlesnakes of this desert region. The primary food source for the roadrunner is insects, lizards, and small snakes, which it gets ahold of and bashes on a rock until dead. Several times I have seen roadrunners fly well over 100 yards from a ridge top to the desert floor.

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What is the State Bird of New Mexico?

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Rattlesnakes are fair game, as are other reptiles, scorpions, frogs, birds, and insects. These ground birds have been clocked going 20 mph, though their coyote predators can go more than twice that. Their impressive speed is used for hunting, and roadrunners will eat almost anything that moves.