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Press Photo by Jennifer McBride Theodore Roosevelt National Park Ranger John Heiser removes a rattlesnake and releases it into an area off the road and away from travelers in Theodore Roosevelt National Park North Unit on Saturday.

Rattling the West

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Rattlesnakes will let people know they are too close for comfort.

The snake will shake its tail to warn predators and during these final summer days leading into fall, snakes are out on the landscape attempting to get as much sunlight as possible.

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