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Garter snake towers over downtown

2013-04-01 - Photo by Pen. Spring weather brings out the snake and the photographer -- with telephoto lens. Even though Garter snakes are known to be nonpoisonous they still are snakes and send natives running. This young one was about a foot and a half in length and the trick of the camera allows him to appear as if he's towering over the jungle, above in his best King Cobra emulation, which actually comes off more as an extra good imitation of Lowly Worm in the Richard Scarry books.
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