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September 4, 2020

Huge crocodile caught at tourist destination

DARWIN, Australia (AP) — Wildlife rangers have trapped a 14.5-foot saltwater crocodile at a tourist destination in Australia's Northern Territory, the biggest caught in the area in years, a wildlife ranger said.

The 770-pound male was caught in the Flora River at a remote nature park 75 miles southwest of the Outback town of Katherine, said Katherine senior wildlife ranger John Burke.


 
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