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Who needs alligators?

by Patricia Lauber

  • 5 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Garrard Pub. Co. in Champaign, Ill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Alligators -- Juvenile literature.,
  • Alligators.

  • About the Edition

    Describes the physical characteristics, life cycle, environment, and ecological role of the alligator.

    Edition Notes

    StatementBy Pat Lauber.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL666.C925 L38
    The Physical Object
    Pagination63 p.
    Number of Pages63
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5427291M
    ISBN 100811661008
    LC Control Number73022102

    History. The Alligators were founded in the later summer of in Copenhagen by drummer Ole Ballund, bassist Jens Dan and guitarist Morten Kjeldsen ("rockM"), all seasoned musicians with a common passion for the s rock'n'roll and rockabilly. Saxophonist Niels Mathiasen initially joined the group in ; however, he did not become a full-time member of the group until Genres: Rock'n'roll, Rockabilly. But at least one expert claims (or claimed, at least) that alligators really did thrive in the pipes during the s. According to The World Beneath the City (), a book by Robert Daley about New York’s underground utilities, a former sewer superintendent named Teddy May said he had seen alligators with his own eyes during an inspection.

    According to that book, these alligators were dispatched by various means including being poisoned, shot, or herded into the trunk mains where currents washed them out to sea.   In the 's, alligators were kept as pets surprisingly often. This gem of a book from explains how to "care for" alligators And the advice is so terrible it's almost funny.

      Alligators in the Trees is an artfully written tale weaving together the lives of three New Yorkers from vastly different walks of life. Ms Hamilton has a true talent for creating her characters; I really felt like I got inside their world, got to know them and appreciate how they played out their story with one another/5. Sec. SCIENTIFIC STUDIES. The department shall conduct scientific studies and investigations of alligators as necessary to develop information on populations, distributions, habitat needs, limiting factors, and any other biological or ecological data or to determine appropriate management for public safety.


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Alligators are one of the few reptiles today that care for their young. Alligators have vibration sensors on their skin that are extremely sensitive -- they can detect even the slightest vibration and get out of harm's way long before it.

The American alligator has a large, dark, slightly rounded body and thick limbs. The alligator uses its powerful tail to propel itself through water.

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I won't give away the alligators' destination, but it will warm your heart. Delightful illustrations entertain adults as well as children. If you ever encounter a copy in a used book store This story of an alligator, named Silas by the tourist family who adopted, then discarded him, begins in Florida swamps but soon moves to New York City/5.

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