On the Web - A species of turtle once thought to be extinct gets a new shot at repopulation when a group of 60 captive raised Mayanmar roofed turtles were released into...
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On the Web - An ocean conservation group, Oceana, is suing the National Marine Fisheries Service to limit the number of sea turtles allowed to be caught in shrimpers’ nets.
Facebook - An adorable little albino turtle gets its first look at the wide world while still snuggled all cozy in its egg.
On the Web - A very cool scientific study follows a group of young green sea turtles and discovers they are far more adventurous than first thought.
On the Web - Scientists connect the chemical BPA (Bisphenol A) leaking into the environment with the interference of gender development in water turtles.
The Reptile Report - Join us for Part 2 of this excellent story by Christopher Ransom about Kamuran Tepedelen, owner of Bushmaster Reptiles. Click here for Part 1.
TortoiseForum.org - Enjoy a couple of fun photos featuring a tiny baby tortoise with an amusingly expressive face.
YouTube - Tune into this episode of The Pondcast for all kinds of Chelonia talk, environmental news and occasional wackiness.
On the Web - As incredible as it may seem, residents of Florida are being reminded to not try and put baby gopher tortoises into the ocean. Apparently the little cuties are...
YouTube - Anthony, Assistant Director of theTurtleRoom, spends a few minutes chatting with Chris Leone of Garden State Tortoise. Chris is the 2014 Reader’s Choice winner of the Chelonia Breeder...
The Reptile Report - In this modern world of “online herping” our focus on individuals tends to zero in on “big names” and those with a strong internet presence. We sometimes forget...
TortoiseForum.org - Take a look at this excellent project Kelly Hull of North Texas Tortoise Sanctuary/Conservation Center is involved in, working with native tribes in the Chittagong Hill Tracts of...
The Reptile Report - This adorable Geoemyda spengleri is from EDEN Reptiles.
The Reptile Report - Who can resist the sweet face of this Cagle’s map turtle from Barry Lambert?
TortoiseForum.org - The beautiful pond at the Tortoise Cove got a redecorating make-over and looks more awesome than ever. Lucky turtles!
Ball-Pythons.net - This poor old box turtle was abandoned in a cardboard box on the steps of a humane society facility. Fortunately, the little shelled warrior found a new home...
The Reptile Report - This awesome looking creature from Barry Lambert is a Barbours map turtle.
Facebook - Gerard Siatkowski shows off a cheeky little albino turtle.
On the Web - An article discussing the effectiveness (or lack thereof) of ecopassages built to help animals safely cross busy roads.
On the Web - This encouraging article looks into the positive effects of conservation strategies and the recovering green sea turtle populations in Florida and Mexico.