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Notes and Communications: Drought and Serpents
|Title||Notes and Communications: Drought and Serpents|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||1997|
|Authors||Tvedtnes, John A.|
|Journal||Journal of Book of Mormon Studies|
|Type of Article||Notes and Communications|
|Keywords||Climate; Drought; Ecology; Environment; Jaredite|
The story of the Jaredites being plagued by “poisonous serpents” at a time of “great dearth” makes sense when one realizes that drought causes rodents and then serpents to migrate.
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