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

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

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johnftollefson

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July 25, 2016 09:05 PM CDT

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Midland Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. pleuralis

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awbelford

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July 23, 2016

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

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ani_hornung

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July 24, 2016 04:24 PM CDT

Description

It is about 1 1/2 to 2 feet long. The coloring is a little bit dull, and the snake moves slow. I think it is at least 4 years old, although I could be wrong.

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

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bdhess

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July 23, 2016 04:30 PM EDT

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

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treichard

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July 10, 2016 03:49 PM EDT

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

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d_tinker

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May 7, 2016 04:44 PM EDT

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

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krosenthal

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July 21, 2016 01:35 PM EDT

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

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marty_calabrese

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July 21, 2016 12:25 PM EDT

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

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morie

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July 17, 2016 03:03 PM EDT

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

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elspethpierce

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July 20, 2016 08:31 PM EDT

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

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gwood1733

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May 2, 2012 10:34 AM CDT

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

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gtsalmon

Date

July 19, 2016 02:56 PM EDT

Description

Adult observed and imaged by Mary Finley Salmon.

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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.
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