Snapping Turtle (Chelydra serpentina)

Snapping Turtle (Chelydra serpentina)

Record Information
Created: November 24th, 2018 - 03:39 PM
Last Modified: December 6th, 2018 - 09:15 AM
Entered by: Andy Weber
Record # 149578


Observation Information
County: Lebanon County
Time: 2018-11-24 10:43:00
Qty: 1
Age: Adult
Sex: --
Air Temperature: -----
Cloud Cover: Overcast
Weather Conditions: Calm
Elevation: 417.00ft
Habitat: pond


Individual had muck on carapace as if it had recently been buried. Pond was partly covered with ice.

First photo is as we found it.

Pulled it out of the water for about five seconds to get better photos. Not sure why photos from my phone always seem to rotate when I post them...