Grey Rat Snake

An agile climber, gray rat snakes are at home from the ground to the tree tops in many types of hardwood forest and cypress stands, along tree-lined streams and fields, and even barns and sheds in close proximity to people. 

FAST FACTS
SCIENTIFIC NAME ELAPHE OBSOLETA SPILOIDES
WHERE IN THE WILD? WOODED AREAS AROUND SWAMPS, WETLANDS OR OPEN GRASSLANDS
WHAT'S ON THE MENU? MICE, RATS, BIRD EGGS AND BABY BIRDS
LIFE EXPECTANCY