Moderate sized adult consuming an unknown small frog species. Appeared to be a young Green Frog, but could not confirm.
14" at the top of the shale pile. Ready to shed.
w/ False potato beetle
Snake eating a frog on the side of train tracks
The Common Garter Snake (Thamnophis sirtalis) is an indigenous North American snake found widely across the continent. Most garter snakes have a pattern of yellow stripes on a brown or green background and their average length is about 55 cm (22 in), with a maximum length of about 137 cm (54 in). The average body mass is 150 g (5.3 oz).