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Photos of Common Garter Snake - Thamnophis sirtalis

Last modified on 2023-06-15. Dedicated page for wildlife photographers. Here, you will find valuable information including camera settings, date, and location for each photo. For more information about the species itself, please visit our website Fauna & Flora Photography, Common Garter Snake (Thamnophis sirtalis)

The most common snake species around Montreal. About half to a meter long and not poisonous.

Common Garter Snake (Thamnophis sirtalis)

Around mid-April when you can spot the first Garter snakes out of their hibernation spot.

Parc Nature Pointe aux Prairies

NIKON Z 6; NIKKOR Z 70-200mm f/2.8 VR S Z TC-2.0x; Focal Length 400mm; Exposure 1/1250; Aperture f/6.3; Iso 1100;

Common Garter Snake (Thamnophis sirtalis)

Parc Angrignon

NIKON D7100; TAMRON SP AF 150-600mm F5-6.3 VC USD A011N; Focal Length 320mm; Exposure 1/640; Aperture f5.6; Iso 200;

Videos of Common Garter Snake (Thamnophis sirtalis)

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Written and regularly updated by Karl-Heinz Müller, Dipl. Natw. ETH, Biology. With 10 years of experience in wildlife photography, Karl-Heinz shares first-hand, on-site collected observations, photos and videos from his frequent visits to parks in Montreal and surrounding areas.

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