Here are four progressively closer photos of a Copperhead snake in dry leaves outside of its hide rock in the western North Carolina mountains. How quickly can you find it?Disclaimer: The views expressed in this post are solely this author's and do not necessarily reflect the views of The Wandering Herpetologist website.
Author: Alan Cameron
Alan (AKA the Salamander Whisperer) has been working as a volunteer for the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission since 2005. He lives in the Asheville area of western North Carolina and his specialty has become the Green Salamander (Aneides aeneus) which is listed as rare and endangered in that state. Gotta a question or comment for Alan? Email him at alan[at]wanderingherpetologist.com