17th Annual Smithsonian Magazine Photo Contest Natural World
American Crocodile

While boating on the San Carlos River in Costa Rica we came across this American Crocodile sunning on the bank. It soon disappeared into the water beneath us.

Photo Detail
Date Taken: 04.2018
Date Uploaded: 11.2019
Photo Location: Santa Rita, Costa Rica
Camera: NIKON D500
Copyright: © Peter Blanchard