Scientists Work To Boost Western Pond Turtle PopulationScientists are hoping that a new conservation program will help restore the dwindling Western Pond Turtle population in the Marin Headlands.
'Turtle Rangers' Planting Decoy Eggs To Track, Catch Latin American PoachersTurtle Rangers are planting high-tech decoy eggs to catch poachers trading in endangered sea turtle eggs.
CDC Declares Small Pet Turtles A Health HazardA multi-state Salmonella outbreak dating back to January 2015 including 26 cases in California have been linked to the handling of small turtles, mostly by children.
3 Marine Species That Call Bay Area Home Added To Endangered ListThere’s a new five year plan aimed at protecting endangered marine species, including three that make their home in and around Marin County.
New 'Ninja Turtles' Movie Puts Bay Area Animal Shelters On AlertBay Area animal shelters are bracing for what they fear may be an ill-advised rush to acquire pet turtles and tortoises after the box office success of the new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles movie.
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