Crocosaurus Cove presents the World’s largest show of Australian Reptiles, with over 70 species of reptiles on show. In 1999, Smithsonian’s Nationwide Zoo and Conservation Biology Institute scientists working with a researcher at the University of Maine described a chytrid fungus that causes the deadly amphibian pores and skin illness chytridiomycosis. The destiny of animals held by Conservation Officers on behalf of the Service shall be decided by the Conservator upon the resignation of the said Officer.
Most reptiles are diurnal animals. Native reptiles are protected by legislation so if you want to preserve a native reptile as a pet you will want a biodiversity conservation licence granted beneath the Biodiversity Conservation Act 2016 from the Office of Atmosphere and Heritage (National Parks and Wildlife Service). It’s illegal to keep unique (non-native) reptiles.
This manner you can explore our zoo knowing that our reptiles are beloved and handled with utmost … Read the rest