Florida’s Fourth Estate: Gatorland helps News 6 anchors get up close and personal with wildlife

Gatorland expert educates anchors on gators, snakes

This week on “Florida’s Fourth Estate,” News 6 anchors Matt Austin and Ginger Gadsden explore Florida’s vigorous wildlife population with a little help from a local expert.
This week on “Florida’s Fourth Estate,” News 6 anchors Matt Austin and Ginger Gadsden explore Florida’s vigorous wildlife population with a little help from a local expert.

ORLANDO, Fla. – This week on “Florida’s Fourth Estate,” News 6 anchors Matt Austin and Ginger Gadsden explore Florida’s vigorous wildlife population with a little help from a local expert.

Brandon Fisher, from Gatorland, stops by to talk to the anchors about gators and snakes.

In Austin’s own words, here’s how this week’s episode goes down:

“Two scaly critters arrive in the podcast studio. We get an up-close look at a 3-foot alligator and a reticulated python. Before getting hands-on with the reptiles, we introduce you to a “Floridiot” who was trying to make fun of the cops. We also feature a pizza vending machine and an explosive find on the beach."

Learn a little and laugh a lot during this week’s episode of “Florida’s Fourth Estate.”

Watch Florida’s Fourth Estate in the video player at the top of this story or download the episode on Apple Podcasts.

Florida’s Fourth Estate podcast with Ginger Gadsden and Matt Austin looks at everything from swampy politics to a fragile environment and even the crazy headlines that make Florida the craziest state in the Union.


About the Author:

Emmy Award-winning anchor Matt Austin joined the News 6 team in June 2011 and has been the evening news co-anchor since December 2013.