Description: Adults of eastern
Nebraska are dark blue to black, whereas individuals from western
Nebraska are greenish. Juveniles have 65-97 spots down the body
and numerous spots on the belly.
Habitat: Open brushy fields, grasslands and open woods.
Size: 76-127 cm (30-50 in)
Diet: Insects, frogs, lizards, snakes, and small mammals.
Natural History: Very fast moving snake. More likely
to be active during the day than many snakes.