Video posted to YouTube shows alligators surviving frigid North Carolina waters by keeping their nostrils above the surface.
American alligators can live in water temperatures as low as 40 degrees Fahrenheit.
Once it becomes warm and the ice melts, the creatures thermoregulate their body temperatures to their regular state.
"I looked around and I was like 'hmmm what is that poking up out of the water?' They nearly look like cypress trees a little bit from afar".
The ice hardened around the gators' snouts with their bodies suspended in the water, said Howard.
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Alligators then enter "a state of brumation, like hibernating".
The park's rescued alligators previously have been in captivity and can no longer go back in the wild.
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