Speckled Racer

GIovanni Gonzalez

Background Information

They are found in the extreme southern part of Texas. They can grow to around 30-40 inches and are a greenish blue color. The Speckled Racer searches damp areas for prey like frogs and toads. You can find them in very dense bushes and trees and are almost always found near a water source.

Causes of Endangerment

Cause of the endangerment of the speckled racer is simply habitat destruction.

Protection

Ways to protect:

limit habitat destruction, not just for the speckled racer but for many animals