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2008-11-08-Green-Cay

The mother alligator pushing her babies deeper into the vegetation to hide them from a nearby Alligator.

Mother Alligators look after their young for about a year and in particular provide protection from predators, including other Alligators.

In fact even the Father will eat its young. So no Father's Day cards need be sent and none are expected.

Shot with Sony DSC-H2

2008 by Peter Schulz