Archive for the ‘turtles’ Tag

Turbo-charging tortoise conservation

In my last post, I wrote about information gathered by researchers which was helping support tortoise populations and make conservation efforts more effective, but there is still a lot to be done for tortoises around the world. There are a variety of ways that we can each contribute to tortoise (and turtle) protection, whether from […]

Posted March 23, 2014 by Mirka Zapletal in Reptiles

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Why didn’t the beetle cross the road?

As I have mentioned before, habitat fragmentation is one of the primary issues facing species around the world today- while it is far too big a topic to tackle in its entirety during one month’s posts, I think that investigating a few of its manifestations is manageable. I also think it’s necessary, since we have […]