Giant Gartersnake (Thamnophis gigas)

Giant gartersnake

Detailed Description

Photo of the threatened giant gartersnake (Thamnophis gigas), a semi-aquatic snake that dwells in the flooded rice fields and wetlands of the Central Valley, CA. Image captured by former employee Matt Meshriy, during his time with the USGS. 


Image Dimensions: 2736 x 3648

Date Taken:

Location Taken: US