higher ground / by Warrior Ant Press Worldwide Anthill Headquarters in Kansas City, Missouri, USA.

This black rat snake, likely chased from the den during our recent floods, has discovered a better vantage point for surveying onlookers. I've seen a lot of confused animals over the last couple of weeks, turkeys walking in circles, fawns looking unsure of their next steps, and snapping turtles dragging themselves through high ground.