© Catherine Griffin Burns
Question: Why would a juvenile water snake be hanging out on my nearly-the-highest-point-in-town-and-not-much-water-nearby driveway on Memorial Day weekend?
Answer: I dunno.
But I’m glad he stopped by.
Posted by Loree Griffin Burns on May 31, 2012 in Wednesday Wild
May 31, 2012 at 11:17 am
Wow. He’s a beaut.
Loree Griffin Burns
May 31, 2012 at 12:24 pm
He is! And, thankfully, not at all as aggressive as field guides might lead you to believe. (Of course, we gave him a wiiiiide berth.)
May 31, 2012 at 1:19 pm
So cool! In our experience (all in water, not on hilltops), they *have* been aggressive, or at least they’ve made a show of it. The wide berth was not a bad idea. Fascinating snakes!
May 31, 2012 at 4:32 pm
I tend to give ALL snakes a wide berth, Jim. :-)
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