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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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Northern Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. sipedon

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markchandler

Date

February 1, 2016 12:09 PM EST

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What

Lake Erie Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. insularum

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falcon427

Date

September 7, 2006

Place

(Somewhere...)

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Northern Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. sipedon

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falcon427

Date

June 4, 2012

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Northern Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. sipedon

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smallthingsrule

Date

April 19, 2005

Description

Northern water snake

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What

Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

Observer

owenclarkin

Date

May 26, 2013 04:40 PM EDT

Description

It had consumed a turtle hatchling (presumably)

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What

Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

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keimwj

Date

September 30, 2013 03:16 PM EDT

Description

30 Sep 2013.
Middle Run Natural Area, New Castle Co, DE.

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

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jbaecher

Date

April 24, 2015 08:30 AM EDT

Description

Powell county, KY

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Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

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frankc

Date

April 25, 2015

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What

Northern Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. sipedon

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mkbrown24

Date

December 12, 2015 01:55 PM CST

Photos / Sounds

What

Northern Watersnake Nerodia sipedon

Observer

liapun312

Date

December 9, 2015 01:04 PM CST

Description

A muddy watersnake, this was my first encounter with a snake that had emerged from its hibernaculum. I didn't even realize it was just dirty, I thought it was a completely different species until it was pointed out to me that most snakes looks like this when they emerge from overwintering. Crazy!

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Northern Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. sipedon

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nlblock

Date

June 10, 2015

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Northern Water Snake Nerodia sipedon ssp. sipedon

Observer

shaunhayes

Date

July 12, 2015 10:20 AM CDT

Place

(Somewhere...)

Description

Trio found in a rocky creek

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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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