North American Snakes: The Good, the Bad and the Beautiful

Set aside your fears, and you conception of them as symbols of evil. Most North American Snakes aren't the least bit dangerous to humans.

North American snakes - cottonmouth range
Cottonmouths can be found around water through the Southeast and lower Midwest. They are venomous, but prefer to withdraw from humans if they can.
Matthew T. Stallbaumer