An endangered rattlesnake was found near the entrance of a building in Braintree, Massachusetts, on Tuesday.
The office building is located near Blue Hills.[[309555961, L]]
Massachusetts Environmental Police say timber rattlesnakes are listed as endangered in Massachusetts due to their rarity and declining population.
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The snake was taken into the woods of the Blue Hills Reservation and released.
To learn more about timber rattlesnakes, click here.