Crocodilians

Nile crocodiles (Crocodylus niloticus)

Serengeti N.P, Tanzania, August 2000

COMING SOON!

 

American crocodiles (Crocodylus acutus)

Turkey Point Nuclear Power Station, South Florida, November 19, 2000.

 

Peninsula de Osa, Costa Rica, April 2003

Peninsula de Osa, Costa Rica, April 2004

Peninsula de Osa, Costa Rica, September 2004

We completed the first preliminary crocodile census of the Osa Pensinsula during a 10 day span in September. During the survey, we covered 2 major rivers, 1 lesser river, and 1 freshwater lagoon. Over 80 crocodiles were recorded, ranging from 35cm to 3m+. During nightime eyeshine surveys, few adults were seen, but many juveniles were observed including this 70cm speciment which was observed killing and eating a greater fishing bat! The images are vid-caps taken from digital video.

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Everglades National Park, March 24, 2007

 

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