A 5-foot alligator lays in a pond with its snout in the water as a dragonfly rests on its head at Eastwood Golf Course in east Fort Myers. (Photo courtesy Fort Myers News-Press)
OCALA, Florida (AP) - Wildlife officials say nuisance alligator trappers are needed in Marion County.
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission is accepting applications for contracted nuisance alligator trappers in the Ocala area. Those who apply must live in the county, have a working email address, a clean criminal history and no wildlife law violations.
The deadline to apply is Jan. 31. For more information visit: MyFWC.com/Alligator.