Sanibel Island, FL - 28 Jan 2005: 81 Alligators Killed Since Fatal Attack

Janie Malisek, 51, a Sanibel landscaper, was killed by a prowling alligator on July 21, 2004. Since then local trappers have killed 81 of the amphibious carnivores, an increase from the previous average of five to ten per year. The island is home to an estimated 300 alligators. Southwest Florida News-Press link.