We're delighted to have a strong population of strange-tailed tyrants at the reserve. So much so that we've adopted these beautiful and endangered birds as the symbol of the Trust
Lichtenstein's Green Racer
This snake is one of several Green Racers found in the Ibera Marshes. It is a member of the family Colubridae and is tree dwelling and diurnal.
It has a mildly venemous bite and preys on rodents, amphibians, lizards, birds and even other snakes.
It can grow up to a length of 1.5m, is bright green dorsally with a more yellowish venter. It also has a flat bronze-coloured head.