KURE BEACH, NC (WECT) – Luna, the albino alligator at the NC Aquarium at Fort Fisher, now has roommates. She's moved in with two females and one male alligator, sharing a large swimming area and lounging space.
"Luna's transition to her new space has gone well," said Aquarium Curator Hap Fatzinger. "All the animals are currently adapting."
The space that formerly housed Luna, will undergo significant renovations in anticipation of a new bald eagle habitat.
Luna joined the aquarium in 2009 and is one of only 50 albino alligators known to exist.
Copyright 2014 WECT. All rights reserved.
322 Shipyard Boulevard