Opportunistic gator snags bass from fisherman

There’s a 7-foot gator in Fred and Patricia Morrison’s backyard pond with a brazen attitude and a taste for largemouth bass.

The Morrisons live in Island Lakes, a development off Courtenay Parkway and Hall Road on Merritt Island.
Recently, Chris Mahoney, the Morrisons’ son visiting from New Hampshire, hooked a 5-pound bass on a plastic worm while fishing from the bank of the pond. As Mahoney pulled the bass toward shore, the bass was flopping and splashing in the shallows.
Read full story HERE.
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About Candace M Hansen

Wildlife advocate, conservationist and environmentalist.
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