1. Rare Critically Endangered Indian Gharial Crocodiles at the Los Angeles Zoo (2 photos, 1 video)

    When I visited the LA Zoo this past March I saw Indian Gharial crocodiles ( Gavialis gangeticus ). The gharial, also known as gavial or fish-eating crocodile, is among the longest of all living crocodilians . Adult males develop a bulb-like growth on the tip of their snouts that are