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Picture of an American crocodile swimming over turtle grass in a marine reserve in Cuba
March 3, 2022

Cruising Crocodile

An American crocodile swims through the waters of the Gardens of the Queen National Marine Park in Cuba. Male American crocodiles can grow to be 20 feet long, and weigh as much as one ton.
Photograph by Jennifer Hayes, Nat Geo Image Collection
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