Hiding among the Water Lettuce (https://www.projectnoah.org/spottings/14...) He was really easy to miss amongst all the water lettuce. He looked like a log or just another natural part of the landscape. In the last two photos you can see it's nictitating membrane.
Flooded area on La Chua Trail surrounding the boardwalk. Payne's Prairie
Lat: 29.60, Long: -82.28
Spotted on Dec 11, 2018
Submitted on Feb 22, 2019