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Lake Alice, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida USA
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Lake Alice is located on the University of Florida campus and is one of the few places in the City of Gainesville that you can see live, wild alligators. This photograph is taken just across from the University Bat Houses and the building in the photo is the Baughman Center. Anciently, the Lake was the home of the Alachua Culture. Taken during the Winter season the photo also shows the characteristic Spanish Moss growing on the trees. Spanish Moss is a flowering plant. Although it looks like a moss or lichen, it is really an angiosperm in the bromeliad family. The large green plants are bamboo, a non-native plant in the Southeast, imported from China in the Far East. The University of Florida is the second largest in Florida by student population and is nationally ranked for academics. The University excels in many areas including sports, agriculture, medicine and astronomy.
Copyright: James L. Tanner
Type: Spherical
Resolution: 9000x4500
Taken: 10/12/2011
Chargée: 17/12/2011
Mis à jour: 03/09/2014
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Tags: lake alice; university; florida; gainesville; alligators
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