An alligator/turtle relationship and an old Army airfield

Posted By on May 24, 2013

An alligator and turtles together in a pond

Location: Harris Neck National Wildlife Refuge, Townsend, GA, USA
Photographer: Mary Ellen Urbanski was at Bluebill Pond when she saw what she thought was an alligator sunning itself on a stump.

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On a side note and as an interest to aviation history buffs, the “now” Harris Neck NWR was once a WW2 Army airfield for P-39 and P-40 fighter planes… and according to reports used by the Navy anti-sub blimps for touch and go landings – link

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