We’re in the midst of summer, which means the gator sightings are becoming more prevalent — this also means unfortunate incidents involving injury and death are on the rise.
EXAMPLES: Bitten arm | Amputation | Death
For that reason, Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission has some simple tips for the public to keep you and your pets safe.
There’s also a brochure with more tips to allow you and the alligators native to the area to peacefully co-exist. You can also get information on reporting nuisance gators.
Download it here [PDF]