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.
The snake was taken into the woods of the Blue Hills Reservation and released.
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