An eastern fox snake Adam found in the woods on Pelee Island, 2018 (above). Two large eastern fox snakes sunning themselves on some rocks along the Lake Erie shore on Pelee Island, with a Lake Erie water snake behind them, 2018. 

Eastern Fox Snake

Scientific Name: Pantherophis gloydi

Status: Threatened/Endangered 

Habitat: Forests, Wetlands, near water 

Threats: Habitat Loss, Roads, Shoreline development, Human Persecution 

Photographed: July 2018, Pelee Island, Ontario. 

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