Families advised not to keep turtles as pets
While vacationing at the beach, a family stops by a gift shop and buys a baby ... 10-inch shell and that it's illegal to even possess them in Tennessee." Ijams has two adult red-eared sliders. The exhibit also includes a large snapping turtle, soft-shelled ...
One softshell turtle business in Florida is shell-shocked
Heck, people get mad at you for eating cows. But you don't see them shutting down the farmers." Behind Tim Thomas' house, two blue baby pools are filled with turtles so small they can sit on his thumb. He didn't set out to breed turtles. But eggs happen.
What happens when wildlife species take up residence in densely populated areas?
"We fertilize and water ... baby squirrels crash to the ground when homeowners prune trees and shrubs. Lawn mowers chew up rabbit nests. On a recent day at the Wildlife Clinic, staffers hover around a painted turtle that looks like Humpty Dumpty; its shell ...
Early Pinellas sea turtle numbers are encouraging
Last week, a nest on Indian Rocks Beach yielded one of the season's first batches of baby sea ... over what happens once the hatchlings reach the sea; they focus on modifying people's behavior to make sure the turtles can make it to the water.
What If Sea Turtles Don`t See The Light?
True, the charge against the city is based on a theory that baby sea turtles ... happen to be any campfires west of A1A on this particular night, which was a night when there was no moon at all! In other words, it was the dark of the moon. Did some of them ...