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Home of (Gamera) the Brave

The swampy pond patch of the park is home to more turtles than we’ve seen previously. These sunbathers seem to be equally divided between Eastern painted (Chrysemys picta picta) and common snapping (Chelydra serpentina) turtles, with three each. That prodigious … Continue reading

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First turtles of Spring!

They may have been out before, but this was the first time we saw turtles sunning themselves on logs in the little swampy patch of the park. The bigger one is just above the large, horizontal logs in the picture, … Continue reading

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