This little garter snake was in for a surprise. The temperature was 61 degrees F. when I took this picture and it was sunning and warming itself on a paved path. 158 more words
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In short: female mimicry to increase one’s fitness.
Let me explain. Every winter, garter snakes hibernate underground in massive groups. (Not unlike the snakes in the cave in Indiana Jones: The Raiders of the Lost Ark…they are virtually harmless, though.) 320 more words