The American alligator, Florida’s state reptile, is an important part of Florida’s wetland habitats. This large reptile is found throughout the state in fresh water lakes, ponds, swamps and slow-moving rivers.
By Marie Tatman
Herald Geneva Correspondent
Special to the Herald
By Larry Griffin
Herald Staff Writer
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