Alligator
  • Only two countries on earth have alligators: America and China
    • American Alligator
      • normally found along the coast of the Gulf of Mexico: Texas, Oklahoma, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, and Florida, as well as Arkansas, Georgia, and the Carolinas
      • Have been seen as far north as Tennessee
      • Most inhabit Florida and Louisiana
      • America is the only nation on earth where crocodiles and alligators live side by side
      • Found in freshwater areas such as pond, marshes, wetlands, rivers, and swamps
    • Chinese Alligator
      • Chinese alligator is endangered and lives only in the Yangtze River valley
      • There are estimated to be only a few dozen Chinese alligators left in the wild