In the 2012 President's Budget Request, the National Biological Information Infrastructure (NBII) is terminated. As a result, all resources, databases, tools, and applications within this web site will be removed on January 15, 2012. For more information, please refer to the NBII Program Termination page.
All seven marine turtle species are either threatened or endangered. Other reptiles, such as the American crocodile, gopher tortoise, and desert tortoise, are imperiled as well. Visit the NBII Threatened and Endangered Species Web site to learn more about reptiles that are threatened or endangered.
How do I report sightings of invasive reptiles like the brown tree snake (Boiga irregularis)?
Medical concerns about snake bites should be directed to health resources such as the National Institute of Health's MedlinePlus, which may also provide instructions for the best way to respond to and avoid snake bites.