Originally Posted by mbphotos54
its hard to tell in the photo of your, if its a banded water snake or not.. a few possiblities with that color pattern.
Nice photos. There's no question it was a moccasin. I saw it up close and a little too personal before I took those pics. He was short and fat, black tail, pattern narrowed as it approached the backbone, and swam on top of the water mostly. Not to mention AT ME after my popper hit him.