A visit to Sanibel is not complete without a chase encounter of the anole lizard. Catch one if you can! These 3 – 6 inch creatures are voracious eaters of small insects and the lizards are, themselves, a food source for snakes, small animals and birds. They can evade their predators with their quick scurry, chameleon color and agility.
The green anole is native to our American southeast but the invasive Cuban brown anole has replaced much of the green anole population, making the green anole an even harder catch–a perfect item for your island treasure hunt!
Watch this video for 6 cool and fascinating facts about green and brown