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PRESS RELEASES

January 29, 2013 – Lawsuit Launched to Speed Federal Protection for Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnakes in Southeast

January 23, 2013 – 48,000 People Call on Last Remaining Georgia "Rattlesnake Roundup" to Switch to Humane Wildlife Festival

May 9, 2012 – The Eastern Diamondback Rattlesnake Closer to Endangered Species Act Protection

December 1, 2011 – Georgia Officials Called on to End Cruel, Dangerous Rattlesnake Roundups

October 20, 2011 – Wildlife Officials in Georgia, Alabama Urged to Save Gopher Tortoises From Poisoning by Rattlesnake Hunters

April 5, 2011 – Georgia Wildlife Officials Criticized for Rattlesnake Roundup Permit

January 25, 2011 – Two Georgia Counties Asked to Enforce State Wildlife Laws at Rattlesnake Roundups

March 3, 2010 – Georgia Attorney General Called on to Investigate Gassing and Destruction of Threatened Tortoise Burrows for Rattlesnake Roundups

January 28, 2010 Georgia Governor Sonny Perdue Called on to Ban Rattlesnake Roundups

September 15, 2009 – Rattlesnake Roundups Leading to Demise of Eastern Diamondback
Rattlesnake photo courtesy Flickr/Tad 20D