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    • Eastern Garter Snake
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    • Thamnophis sirtalis sirtalis

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Recent observations

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What

Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

wabbytwax

Date

April 17, 2014

Description

Bitey

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

aprilbyrge

Date

April 16, 2014 02:37 PM EDT

Description

One snake was found above Top Crag view on the Cragway trail.

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What

Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

paulhurtado

Date

April 12, 2014 12:13 PM EDT

Description

A nearly identical individual was found two feet away.

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Eastern garter snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

sjcourchesne

Date

April 15, 2014 06:48 AM EDT

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Eastern garter snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

sjcourchesne

Date

April 15, 2014 06:28 AM EDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

mperdicas

Date

April 14, 2014 09:55 AM EDT

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Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

bheitzman

Date

April 12, 2014 03:08 PM EDT

Description

2 abt 1 ft long, 1 abt 6in long

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What

Eastern garter snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

dyeany2

Date

April 10, 2014 12:12 PM EDT

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Observer

paulhurtado

Date

April 6, 2014 01:45 PM EDT

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What

Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

tonyg

Date

April 2, 2014

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What

Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

kcopas

Date

March 31, 2014 11:16 AM EDT

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What

Eastern Garter Snake Thamnophis sirtalis ssp. sirtalis

Observer

calopteryx

Date

September 13, 2009
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Description from Wikipedia

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).

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Conservation Summary

No range data available.