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> Saltwater Crocodile, Atlantic Sawfish; Giant Squid Mixed Exhibit, Saltwater Crocodile, Atlantic Sawfish; Giant Squid Suitability Guide
JohnT
post Jun 13 2010, 06:20 AM
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Here is the Suitability Guide for the Saltwater Crocodile, Atlantic Sawfish; Giant Squid. I'm sure it will be a crowd pleaaser in any of your Zoos.

Mixed Saltwater Crocodile-Atlantic Sawfish-Giant Squid Suitability Guide

Exhibit size: Land Exhibit: 15x10 (150 squares) with one 15x side attached to 15x15 (225 squares)Tank Exhibit;

Fence type: Any marine wall fencing may be used and connected to the land exhibit;

The land exhibit used here is the concrete fence and concrete window colored
fences.

Terrain: CROCODILE: 120 squares saltwater and 30 squares dirt;Tank: Saltwater;

Foliage: Land: 3x squares full Water Reed; Tank: 19-Stove Top Sponges; 1-Fire Corral;

Rocks: Land: none; Tank: 8-sqaures medium Ocean floor rocks; 15-squares full Ocean floor rocks.;

Shelter: none; Can place one for squid if desired. Should not affect suitability.

Tank: Yes;

Toy:
none

Elevation: 2-levels up for entire exhibit; Viewing area around land exhibit
needs to be elevated, but not included here in price total;

Animals: 1-each of Giant Squid and Atlantic Sawfish; 1-male and 1
female Saltwater crocodile

Animal Happiness: 97-100;

Suitability Rating: Sawfish: 92; Squid: 93; Croc: 94;

Total Cost: $125,373

Cost/Square: $334.33

There are several possibilities on how to set up this mixed exhibit. This is just one type. The picture shows an arrow pointing to a crocodile in the tank. to it's left is the Squid and to the left of the Squid is the Sawfish.

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post Jun 13 2010, 04:06 PM
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Guidelines correction: "Tank: Yes" should Read "Tank Filter: Yes." backtotopic.gif


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