Florida is home to more snake species than most other states in the U.S. With over 50 species, Florida offers a warm climate for snakes and other reptiles to habitat.
The most commonly seen snakes in Florida are the non-poisonous snakes that you will see around your house and in your gardens.
The biggest concern for Floridians with snakes is if a snake they see is dangerous and poisonous. The poisonous snakes in Florida include:
There are also invasive snake species that are growing in Florida with people releasing their pets and these include the reticulated python and the green anaconda.
See the links below for some great information about snakes in Florida.