FILE- In this Sept. 12, 2018 file photo, Republican candidate for Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, left, chats with Ron Bergeron during an airboat tour of the Florida Everglades, in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Gov. Ron DeSantis appointed Ron "Alligator Ron" Bergeron to the South Florida Water Management District board February 1, 2019, a position responsible for flood protection, Everglades restoration and water policy for 16 counties.
FILE- In this Sept. 12, 2018 file photo, Republican candidate for Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, left, chats with Ron Bergeron during an airboat tour of the Florida Everglades, in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Gov. Ron DeSantis appointed Ron "Alligator Ron" Bergeron to the South Florida Water Management District board February 1, 2019, a position responsible for flood protection, Everglades restoration and water policy for 16 counties. Wilfredo Lee, File AP Photo
FILE- In this Sept. 12, 2018 file photo, Republican candidate for Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, left, chats with Ron Bergeron during an airboat tour of the Florida Everglades, in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Gov. Ron DeSantis appointed Ron "Alligator Ron" Bergeron to the South Florida Water Management District board February 1, 2019, a position responsible for flood protection, Everglades restoration and water policy for 16 counties. Wilfredo Lee, File AP Photo