Crossing road on Fall morning.
Adult individual found amidst a small, grassy creek feeding into the larger spillway. Local area was rich in small frogs.
Opheodrys is a genus of small to medium-sized colubrid snakes commonly referred to as green snakes. In North America the genus consists of two distinct species. As their common names imply, the Rough Green Snake has keeled dorsal scales, whereas the Smooth Green Snake has smooth dorsal scales.