One Long Swim: Louisiana Gator Appears on Padre Island

A young alligator from Louisiana made an unexpected appearance on a Padre Island beach in South Texas this week. The gator was about three months late for Spring Break, but you can’t blame him for trying. According to Padre Island National Seashore’s Facebook page, park rangers found the alligator on Malaquite Beach, which is 25 miles southwest of Corpus Christi.

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