1. Crocodile Stalks Swimmers in Australia In late December 2019, a large saltwater crocodile was spotted lurking in the waters off Australia's far north, causing a stir among beachgoers. The incident occurred at Cossies Beach in the Northern Territory, where the crocodile was seen swimming just a few meters away from two people in the water. The crocodile was estimated to be about 4 meters long and was eventually captured by wildlife officers. 2. Crocodile Dundee Returns Home The iconic Australian film character Crocodile Dundee is back in his native Australia, more than 30 years after he first graced movie screens. The new movie, "Crocodile Dundee: The Son of a Legend Returns Home," is a sequel to the original 1986 film, and stars Chris Hemsworth as Dundee's son, Brian. The movie follows Brian as he returns to Australia and reunites with his father, Mick, who has been living in the outback for decades. 3. Crocodiles Help Keep Rivers Healthy Crocodiles are often seen as terrifying predators, but they can also play an important role in keeping waterways healthy. A study in the Northern Territory of Australia showed that the presence of
Today, after learning that hundreds of animals, including tortoises, snakes, lizards, parrots, and cats, died in a recent fire at Colorado Gators Wildlife Today, after learning that hundreds of animals, including tortoises, snakes, lizards, parrots, and cats, died in a recent fire at Colorado Gators Wildlife Park, PETA fired off a letter to Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW), urging the agency to investigate the park and revoke its permit as appropriate to prevent it from reopening. PETA points out that the closure would protect the public, stop the park from acquiring more animals, and protect those remaining—including two Nile crocodiles, a species classified as threatened under the Endangered Species Act, who are believed to have survived the inferno.
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Reptiles have become common pets among households in America. Often times when we think of reptiles we imagine big lizards and crocodiles. However reptiles can also be turtles, snakes, iguanas, and many other species. As pets, reptiles can require a lot of maintenance. Reptiles need adequate space, water, heat, and a