Skip to main content

Questions tagged [alligators]

Questions about alligators

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
1 vote
1 answer

How is Chubby the alligators weight estimated?

There is a massive alligator in Florida that lives near a golf course, and he is estimated to be the largest alligator in Florida history assuming the estimations of his size are correct. Estimating ...
Charlie Brumbaugh's user avatar
4 votes
1 answer

How dangerous are alligators to people canoeing?

Inspired by this question, how dangerous are alligators to people out canoeing in say the Everglades in Florida? I am sure there is some danger because from time time you here about people winning ...
Charlie Brumbaugh's user avatar
10 votes
4 answers

Alligator free Mangrove or Cypress swamps in the US?

I often see Mangrove and Cypress swamps on T.V. and I think it might be fun to explore one in a canoe. My wife thinks we might get eaten by Alligators if we try it. I have no knowledge about ...
James Jenkins's user avatar
14 votes
3 answers

What is the most effective way to flee from an alligator?

I've heard that running in a zig-zag pattern makes it more difficult for the alligator to keep up with you. Is that true?
Magneto's user avatar
  • 151