Northern Brownsnake (Storeria dekayi)

Northern Brownsnake (Storeria dekayi)

Record Information
Created: December 2nd, 2018 - 09:36 PM
Last Modified: December 12th, 2018 - 05:10 PM
Entered by: Debbie Beer
Record # 149698


Observation Information
County: Philadelphia County
Time: 2018-12-01 11:20:00
Qty: 1
Age: Adult
Sex: Unknown
Air Temperature: 45.00F
Cloud Cover: Few clouds
Weather Conditions: Calm
Elevation: 7.00ft
Habitat: Hard-packed dirt road.


Found snake while birding at Heinz Refuge. It was laying in middle of Haul Road, between Frog Pond and Poplar Woods. I figured it was cold, moving slowly. I picked it up and put it on road side, to avoid injury from cyclists.