How Big Is Big, Alligator - Click To Enlarger

How Big Is Big, Alligator

Under water it’s hard to tell. However… here the end of his nose, just above the water, was over a foot away from his eyes. Now I know why EJ kept waving at me and pointing down.

How Big Is Big, Alligator - Click To Enlarger
How Big Is Big, Alligator – Click To Enlarger

This one probably moves between the rivers and marsh nightly.

An average adult American alligator’s weight and length is 360 kg (790 lb) and 4.0 m (13.1 ft). So this one, a few feet off the dike, is just an average run of the mill guy.

Good to know.

 

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