Local Bad Boys hanging On The Corner, Alligator

Local Bad Boys Hanging On The Corner, Alligator

Photographing these guys is a two step process.

  1. Big smile, check settings, and raise camera.
  2. Stop quickly, look everywhere, and raise camera again.

Female Alligators protect their young up to three years. In general that’s up to a three foot Alligator.

Local Bad Boys hanging On The Corner, Alligator
Local Bad Boys hanging On The Corner, Alligator

Most here are not that big.

Local Bad Boys hanging On The Corner, Alligator
Local Bad Boys hanging On The Corner, Alligator

Several at best are a foot, which is their first year.

Local Bad Boys hanging On The Corner, Alligator
Local Bad Boys hanging On The Corner, Alligator
Local Bad Boys hanging On The Corner, Alligator
Local Bad Boys hanging On The Corner, Alligator

No Mom around, that we could see.

Local Bad Boys hanging On The Corner, Alligator
Local Bad Boys hanging On The Corner, Alligator

The female has a nest site around here since we have been seeing all sizes of young for a while now.

ACE Basin, South Carolina.

Leave a Reply