Texas hunter kills man-eating crocodile while on vacation

A "legendary" 15-foot, 1,000-pound crocodile was killed by an American hunter in Africa.

When locals in Zimbabwe's Savé Valley saw a crocodile in an irrigation pond, Garrett Wales of Texas was just a few days into his adventure there.

Wales and his team discovered a Nile crocodile after many days of searching, which he later referred to as a "man-eating dinosaur."

Nile crocodiles may be found in rivers, marshes, estuaries, and swamps in Madagascar, tropical Africa, and Southern Africa.

Alligators and crocodiles have certain similarities, but also some differences.

One is that crocodiles can flourish in salty marine environments but alligators cannot because they have salt glands that are more effective.

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