BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Soon, Maryland will be filled with the sounds of cicadas, and while many residents may view the insects as pests, some may view them as a snack.
Copperhead snakes would agree!READ MORE: Olszewski To Host 2nd Community Meeting Soliciting Proposals For Baltimore County's American Rescue Plan Funds
The venomous snakes, which are here in Maryland, love to snap up a cicada as a quick meal.READ MORE: UMD To Receive $100K Contract To Upgrade EPA's Environmental Justice Tool
So be careful, if you know copperheads are already living on your property, just pay close attention when walking at night that you don’t step on a snake slithering by.MORE NEWS: Gregory Der Introduced As Howard County's Next Police Chief
But don’t worry, if you don’t already have the snakes in your area, they aren’t going to move in from out of the region to feast.