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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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Recent observations

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What

Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

Observer

meadowhawk

Date

May 23, 2016

Description

On the Ridge

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

Observer

davidseburn

Date

May 24, 2016

Description

Dead on road. In poor condition, but ID certain: keeled scales and half moon shapes on belly.

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Northern Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. sipedon

Date

May 27, 2016

Description

Eddy Lake beach area.

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What

Northern Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. sipedon

Observer

sagamoreoh

Date

May 27, 2016 10:50 AM EDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

In vernal pool

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. sipedon

Observer

sedge

Date

May 27, 2016 10:52 AM CDT

Description

Along small creek.

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

Observer

jordanholaday

Date

May 27, 2016 10:36 AM EDT

Description

This slender snake appeared to be just over two feet long, but their notorious temperament kept me at a respectable distance! Found exiting a pond in Shark River Park.

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

Observer

asl5120

Date

May 27, 2016 01:50 PM EDT

Photos / Sounds

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What

Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

Observer

gabbie

Date

May 27, 2016 12:46 PM EDT

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What

Midland Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. pleuralis

Observer

luke_pearson

Date

July 22, 2014

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What

Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

Observer

jennmer

Date

May 26, 2016 12:16 PM EDT

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What

Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

Observer

ryanandrews

Date

May 6, 2016

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What

Northern Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. sipedon

Observer

macmarzo

Date

May 25, 2016 05:15 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.
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