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: COVID-19 In Maryland: 8 Deaths Reported Sunday As Hospitalizations & Positivity Rate Decline
The venomous snakes, which are here in Maryland, love to snap up a cicada as a quick meal.READ MORE: Agustin Arellano-Ayon Killed In Head-On Crash In Frederick, Police Say
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: Stimulus Check Latest: Is A Fourth Relief Payment Coming?
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.