Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Western Cottonmouth

Agkistrodon piscivorus

Description:

A neonate 'clay mud' colored snake.

Habitat:

Found near a pile of rip rap not far from a small stream.

Species ID Suggestions



Sign in to suggest organism ID

17 Comments

Leuba Ridgway
Leuba Ridgway 8 years ago

love the markings on his head - lower jaw especially. Great spotting and photos Lisa !

Adarsha B S
Adarsha B S 8 years ago

Awesome capture :)

LisaPowers
LisaPowers 8 years ago

Thanks Noel! It was a beaut!

Noel Buensuceso
Noel Buensuceso 8 years ago

Great photos and series Lisa!

LisaPowers
LisaPowers 8 years ago

Thanks Phil S! It is definitely something I am passionate about and love doing!

Phil_S
Phil_S 8 years ago

I am the guy that LOVES snakes but never seems to spot any! I am so envious of your spottings and your line of work. Nice job as always!

LisaPowers
LisaPowers 8 years ago

Gracias harsuame!

Thanks CarolSnowMilne!

CarolSnowMilne
CarolSnowMilne 8 years ago

That is just such a fantastic first photo especially Lisa! Art in Nature.

CarolSnowMilne
CarolSnowMilne 8 years ago

Love the colorful leaves all around too! Awesome!

harsuame
harsuame 8 years ago

Sensacional series muy bello color de escamas ::

LisaPowers
LisaPowers 8 years ago

Thanks Yasser! Come to Tennessee, they are even cooler in person :-)

Yasser
Yasser 8 years ago

Wow! Gorgeous!

LisaPowers
LisaPowers 8 years ago

Thanks Akshay! It is one of my favorite snakes to work with.

LisaPowers
LisaPowers 8 years ago

Thanks Karen! I am so glad you got to go with us, even if it meant getting in trouble with the family :-)

beautiful! wonderful species

KarenL
KarenL 8 years ago

Such a cutie!

LisaPowers
LisaPowers 8 years ago

This is one of the prettiest babies I have photographed!

LisaPowers
Spotted by
LisaPowers

Tennessee, USA

Spotted on Oct 15, 2012
Submitted on Oct 15, 2012

Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors

Join the Project Noah Team Join Project Noah Team