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Re: blueheads

> allow. As I am not fond of cottonmouths - especially when collecting
> alone - I only wade out knee deep, so water level for finding them is
> significant. 

I can't remember whether it was fact or fallacy that cottonmouths 
can't/don't bite when they're in the water?  Seems like they could if 
they really wanted to!  In my experience they swim away 
from you as fast as they can.



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