By Louise Hayes,Philippe Henry
From its starting in a pile of eggs buried in a meticulously developed nest to its attainable finish as an alligator burger or a couple of shoes, an alligator’s habitat personal tastes occasionally coincide with the favourite haunts of boaters, hunters, and coastal residents.
In Alligators of Texas, biologist Louise Hayes and photographer Philippe Henry carry readers up just about this cryptic reptile’s nutrients offerings, parenting abilities, verbal exchange concepts, and responses to typical occasions resembling freezes and hurricanes. in addition they relate a few Texas “alligator tales”; speak about alligator farming, looking, and stay taking pictures; and think about how humans can effectively co-exist with this predator. They finish by means of telling readers the place they could view alligators, either within the wild and in captivity.
even supposing now not as usually, as simply, or even as fortunately saw as white-tailed deer or armadillos, the yank alligator is an iconic Texas animal, and understanding extra approximately its existence and behavior may help Texans greater comprehend its rightful position within the landscape.
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Alligators of Texas (Gulf Coast Books, sponsored by Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi) by Louise Hayes,Philippe Henry