Alligator hunting season underway across Florida

Gator hunting season is underway across Florida. The hunt began statewide August 15th and runs until November 1st. 

Officials say it is one of Florida's most popular hunts.  The state says more than 10,000 people will apply for about 5,000 permits. 

You can register for a permit online with the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission. For more information from the FWC click here.