Top 10 Alligator Winter Facts

10. Alligators stop feeding when the ambient temperature is around 70 degrees Fahrenheit. 9. Alligators go dormant, their metabolism slows down and they spend most of their time being still when the ambient temperature drops below around 50 degrees Fahrenheit. 8. When alligators go dormant, they often create “gator holes,” or mud tunnels that may… Continue reading Top 10 Alligator Winter Facts