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Notes and Communications: Drought and Serpents
|Notes and Communications: Drought and Serpents
|Year of Publication
|Tvedtnes, John A.
|Journal of Book of Mormon Studies
|Type of Article
|Notes and Communications
|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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