A wildlife expert from #animalslebanon checks traps set for a one meter long Nile #crocodile in the #beirut river. Likely kept as a pet and then released once it got too large to keep at home the case of the missing croc highlights what local authorities say is a brisk trade in the illegal trafficking of exptic animals in the middle east. More soon in The National Newspaper. #lebanon #wwf (at Beirut River)