The pictures and information on this website have been developed with the author’s personal experience, including exploring the uninhabited far northeast coastline of the Australian continent by sea kayak for almost 18 months (alone and without weapons nor any other artificial defence). This has been done in combination with studying numerous reports on accidents that had taken place during the last decades as well as further scientific research results.
The author is convinced that the coexistence of saltwater crocodiles and humans can be possible without any conflicts if the latter are willing to observe some simple rules. Almost all accidents where humans have been injured or killed by a saltwater crocodile have occurred in waters that are normally not entered for bathing or swimming. Beside the intention to help readers understand the regarding rules to avoid conflicts and accidents, it is a further goal to show this formidable animal not as an unpredictable monster but rather as a very fascinating and cautious creature.
All crocodile pictures, without exception, show wild and natural animals, none of which is fed or in captivity. more ...