Guardian Nature School Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Nature School For Teachers - Fall 2020 Launch! visit nature school


Crotalus oreganus oreganus


The snake gave its traditional warning and curled up in a nice pose for my camera. I was about 5 feet away. This is the earliest in the year I've ever seen a snake in Northern California.

1 Species ID Suggestions

Northern Pacific rattlesnake
Crotalus oreganus oreganus Crotalus oreganus oreganus - Northern Pacific Rattlesnake

Sign in to suggest organism ID

1 Comment

ceherzog 7 years ago

Good shot...did you just happen upon him?

Michael Drum
Spotted by
Michael Drum

California, USA

Spotted on Mar 23, 2013
Submitted on Mar 24, 2013

Related Spottings

Mojave rattlesnake Black-tailed rattlesnake Timber Rattle Snake Black-tailed Rattlesnake

Nearby Spottings

Common Ringlet House Wren Acorn Woodpecker Fritillaria
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors