The American Alligator can grow to be 4.6 meters (15 feet) long.

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A marsh is a wetland, an area of land where water covers ground for long periods of time

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Encyclopedic entry. A wetland is an area of land that is either covered by water or saturated with water.

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Encyclopedic entry. North America, the third-largest continent, extends from the tiny Aleutian Islands in the northwest to the Isthmus of Panama in the south.