I was walking the Humber trails this morning and saw this garden snake! It was brown with little markings on it. It was small but very quick! I was able to snap a picture of it before it went into the grass!
gravid female moving through freshly burned prairie grassland
On pavement of the two way street. Speed limit 30 m/h
Northern Brown Snake
Storeria dekayi dekayi (Squamata: Serpentes: Colubridae: Natricinae).
Burke VRE Trail, Fairfax County, VA 08 April 2013
Was found beneath debris along dirt road.