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  • French
    • couleuvre d'eau
  • Scientific Names
    • Nerodia sipedon
    • Coluber sipedon
    • Natrix sipedon
    • Tropidonotus sepedon
    • Tropidonotus sipedon
  • German
    • Siegel-Ringelnatter, Siegelringnatter
    • Siegel-Ringelnatter
    • Siegelringnatter
  • English
    • Northern Watersnake

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Recent observations

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What

Northern Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. sipedon

Observer

marybeth

Date

July 9, 2015 02:10 PM EDT

Description

Not too aggressive, but given the chance would attack. More scared than anything.

Photos / Sounds

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

Observer

liapun312

Date

July 25, 2015 11:52 AM CDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

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Northern Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. sipedon

Observer

billryerson

Date

July 24, 2015 04:57 PM EDT

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Square

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Northern Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. sipedon

Observer

lrodriguez

Date

July 24, 2015 04:57 PM EDT

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What

Northern Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. sipedon

Observer

jwstar03

Date

July 9, 2015 11:00 PM EDT

Description

Northern water snake (Nerodia sipedon)

Photos / Sounds

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Northern Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. sipedon

Observer

blanktvscreen

Date

July 22, 2015

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

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a233t245

Date

July 14, 2015

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

Observer

dkinto

Date

August 8, 2014 06:35 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

No photos or sounds

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Northern Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. sipedon

Observer

c_linhart

Date

July 6, 2015

Description

Specimen perhaps two feet in length, crawling amongst rocks on the east shore of Huron Bay, Drummond Island

Photos / Sounds

Square

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

Observer

faerthen

Date

July 17, 2015 09:45 PM PDT

Photos / Sounds

Square

What

Northern Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. sipedon

Observer

cwollen

Date

July 18, 2015 02:24 PM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

The northern water snake (Nerodia sipedon) is a species of large, nonvenomous, common snake in the Colubridae family that is native to North America.

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Conservation Summary

Source: IUCN 2010. IUCN Red List of Threatened Species. Version 2010.4. http://www.iucnredlist.org/technical-documents/spatial-data. Downloaded March 2011.