Snake, Northern Copperhead (Currently off-exhibit)
Agkistrodon contortrix mokeson
2 - 3 feet long
0.5 - 0.75 lbs
Mice and rats
Status: Least Concern
Florida panhandle north to Massachusetts and west to Nebraska
Snake Den located between the Discover the Wild gift shop and Marco Polo's Adventure Trek.
Copperheads are social snakes and may hibernate in a communal den with other copperheads or other species of snakes including timber rattlesnakes and black rat snakes.