When we began planning our 3 1/2 day trip to Atlanta, the Georgia Aquarium was at the very top of our “must see” list.  After visiting the Monterey Bay Aquarium (as recently as last summer) and the Shedd Aquarium (although it’s been a few years), we just had to see the largest aquarium in the western […]

Native to central and western Africa, the slender-snouted crocodile is critically endangered.  Critically endangered means that the species faces a very high risk of extinction in the wild.  Adults are about eight feet long, and this guy was awfully intimidating, even if behind glass, at the Kansas City Zoo.