TortoiseForum.org - This thread is a fascinating look at the behavior of wild Greek tortoises when it comes time to hunker down for the winter.
Outdoor Hibernation Goes Wrong
TurtleTimes - A member returns with very sad news about having lost several box turtles during the winter hibernation season. Predators obviously played a role, and perhaps also the strange winter weather pattern. Sad as it is, the story may hold valuable lessons for planning permanent outdoor enclosures.@ TurtleTimes