Turtles

 

Pictures from the Field:

 

Wood Turtle (Glyptemys insculpta)

Photos Taken April 1, 2006. Found 10:45AM. 65F, Overcast.

Photos Taken April 2, 2006

A male and 2 females found emerging from the same stream as the male above. between 9:30 and 10:30AM. The male and smaller female(pair photo) were found side by side submerged about 2 feet from the water's edge. The larger female was found alone, but near the same logs as the basking male from 4/1/06. The male had been notched the previous summer (L10/R10)

 

Eastern Box Turtles (Terrapene c. carolina)

These turtles are part of a tracking/monitoring program of populations in the Hudson Valley,NY.

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