NPR: Who Shrunk the Alligators?

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By Ianaré Sévi – Own work, CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=6424303

NPR had a great piece on the shrink of Alligators in the Florida Everglades. Alligators weigh less than they should and the reproductive cycle has been slowed. The Everglades Restoration efforts are now almost halfway through its 30-year cycle, yet Alligators are suffering which is an indication of the further problems with the Everglades ecosystem.

Full report from NPR is here. 

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