Pictures of the endangered Gharial are from the Chambal River Sanctuary near Agra, Uttar Pradesh, India.
All seems quiet calm and safe on first glance, is it not?
Yet below the surface lurk deadly predators.
The Gharials are however health conscious and abhor red meat , fish being their staple diet.
The Signature beak like snout is the Unique distinguishing characteristic of these Gharials, now under threat of being History and hence protected in this Riverine Sanctuary.