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Climate changes, and there goes the neighborhood

Ranges of rattlers and voles likely to shift drastically with warming

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3:58pm, October 15, 2010

PITTSBURGH ― Rattlesnakes and voles could be facing real estate meltdowns of their own, as climate change forecloses habitats or shifts livable conditions into new regions at speeds as much as a thousand times faster than prehistoric averages.

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