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Lurking under the leaves
Carla Povich of Hollidaysburg likes to take nature photos.?When she was going through her photos after returning home from a hike at Trough Creek?State Park in Bedford County, she spotted this copperhead hidden beneath the leaves where the actual focus of her photo was the insect on top of the leaves.