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Five Fun Dinosaur Facts About the Deinosuchus

  • “Deinosuchus” translates to “terrible crocodile.” 
  • The Deinosuchus measured at 35 feet long and weighed over 8,000 pounds. 
  • It hunted best in the water, ambushing prey like turtles, fish, and even small dinosaurs. 
  • It had huge, sharp teeth, with recent studies even claiming they were as big as bananas. 
  • While it could walk on land, it was very slow and cumbersome, making it more vulnerable to predators. 

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Travel back in time to the land of the dinosaurs! Dinosaur Island at Ashton Gardens is a one-of-a-kind experience that will transport you to a world of prehistoric wonder. From the towering Tyrannosaurus Rex to the horned Triceratops, you’ll see it all at Dinosaur Island. You’ll also enjoy special daily programs, a Dino Dash 5K, outdoor movies, and more throughout the summer. With its blend of entertainment and education, Dinosaur Island is a must-see attraction for anyone with an interest in adventure, dinosaurs, or natural history.