Roadkill. The tail was taken by locals for the meat, the rest was left for the vultures.
Only a small population of this species lives in the area.
Roadkill. After the animal was dead the locals took the tail for the meat. Caiman meat is a traditional food of this area.
Pulled up to LNRA boat ramp 3 on Lake Texana and saw these 2 gators just a few yards out.
Hatched in 2013
Crocodylus acutus. Seen in Playa Ventanilla Crocodile Reserve. Santa María Tonameca, Oaxaca, Mexico.
Mid-sized adult basking on floating vegetation mat.