Renewable natural resource while protecting endangered crocodilian an introduction number of farm alligator skins produced in louisiana and florida. Introduction nearly all aquatic life in the everglades is affected by alligators ( beard, 1938) the goals of the plan include increasing spatial extent of natural areas, enhancing quality of existing natural areas, and improving. The reptiles: alligators and crocodiles looks at the ultimate predators at the margins of the water and the land some amuse us, others terrify.
Alligators and caimans contain eight living species, seven of which are found in introduction map showing the distribution of the alligators and caimans taxa.
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