Vincent Rose, Expert Crocodilian Behaviorist, American Crocodile
Cherie Chenot-Rose, Published Research Biologist, Founder ACES
Starting Aug. 15th through Nov., anyone in Lee County with a problematic alligator which has eluded
trappers can contact ACES and we will utilize our 2017 Gator Hunt Tags to attempt to remove that
ACES ~ American Crocodile Education Sanctuary, founded in Belize, is expanding to Southwest
Florida. ACES is committed to the conservation of Crocodilians through scientific research and
education to preserve wildlife for future generations. ACES will provide tips on how to safely
coexist with alligators; introduce two juvenile alligators "Tubs" & "Allie;" provide some interesting
facts about gator biology and behavior; offer as a public outreach ACES's educational
presentations to schools or public events; and offer our expert services of investigating serious
alligator, or crocodile, concerns as a proactive method of reducing gator-human conflicts.
Finally, address our cause of requesting the FWC to stop animal cruelty by banning the use of
'unattended baited hooks' by contracted nuisance gator trappers.