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Northern Water Snake

Nerodia sipedon


Walking at Walney Park crossed over a bridge and saw this snake curled up on the branch over the water. Swelled stomach suggest he just enjoyed a delicious lunch.


just about any body of water, very common in northern virginia. live bearers (do not lay eggs), mate in April and Spring.

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Centreville, Virginia, USA

Spotted on Aug 12, 2012
Submitted on Oct 12, 2013

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