WHICH ONES ARE FRIENDLY, WHICH ONES ARE BEST LEFT ALONE
BY CLAY BONNYMAN EVANS | PHOTO SUPPLIED
Of South Carolina’s 38 snake species, six are venomous. Though all six occur in the Lowcountry, only two are relatively common in or around Hilton Head Island and Bluffton. And there’s one simple rule to avoid being bitten: Leave them be. “We have good stats showing that people are usually bitten while trying to kill or handle them.