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Gorongosa photo gallery

A selection of photographs from my visit to Mozambique’s Gorongosa National Park in 2007.

Photographs by Alison Westwood © Getaway Magazine

Read my story about Gorongosa National Park 32 more words

Southern Africa


Gatorland was certainly a high point for the trip. Between you and me, my young guests said they liked it better than Animal Kingdom!

Gatorland gets you up close and personal and if you are into big lizards there are certainly enough gators and crocodiles to satisfy all. 136 more words


Jeffrey Masson on Our Fear of Being Eaten

A young crocodile who utters a distress call will bring immediate help from completely unrelated adult crocodiles, even if it means risking their lives…Obviously this altruism does not extend to us. 

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PJ Storytime: Crocodile vs. Alligator

This idea has been percolating in my brain, and the end result is quite different than I thought it would be. I’m surprised by how many crocodile books I really love. 723 more words

All Ages Storytime

Here's The Terrifying Moment A Fisherman Accidentally Reeled In A Crocodile

“Meanwhile in Australia” continues to provide the most horrifying and fascinating animal vs. human stories. Just a few days ago in Cape York, a fisherman thought he was bringing up a lively threadfin, one with “an excellent fighting ticker.” Then all of a sudden the line got heavy. 424 more words