IT’S SNUGGLE TIME for this pile of Lake Erie Watersnakes (Nerodia sipedon insularum). This is a threatened subspecies (or possibly local race) of the Northern Water Snake, found on the western islands of Lake Erie in Ohio, UNited States, and Ontario, Canada.
(read more at U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service - Endangered Species)
(Photo: Matthew Rogers) (via: Center for Snake Conservation)