ENVIRONMENTAL
PROGRAM
ACTIVITIES

Lower American River Bank Protection
Sacramento River Bank Protection
North Area Local Project
Natomas Levee Improvement Program
South Sacramento Streams Group
Folsom Joint Federal Project
American River Common Features
Anticipatory Erosion Control Program
SPECIAL STATUS
SPECIES
Giant Garter Snake
Burrowing Owl
Valley Elderberry Longhorn Beetle
Swainson's Hawk
Vernal Pools
COLLABORATION
Lower American River Task Force
North Area Round Table
Levee Vegetation Symposium
California Levees Round Table
Valley Elderberry Longhorn Beetle Collaborative
GIANT GARTER SNAKE

GGS PHOTO
Photo by Eric Hansen

INFORMATION ON GIANT GARTER SNAKES:

For specific information on the identification, distribution and natural history of the Giant Garter Snake see the links below.

California Department of Pesticide Regulation

Eric Hansen Video

The Natomas Basin Conservancy

U.S. Geological Survey

California Herps

For survey protocols and other USFWS guidelines

Giant Garter Snake Canal Picture

Giant Garter Snake Habitat that SAFCA created as part of the Natomas Levee Improvement Project.

 

 


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