Turtle deaths highlight precarious environmental situation
Biology / Climate / Environment

Turtle deaths highlight precarious environmental situation

(Image: Jarrad Prangell from Symbio Wildlife Park holds a Bellinger River Snapping Turtle) Four summers ago, death swept through the small population of Bellinger River Snapping Turtles. Thankfully, the species wasn’t wiped out completely. But the virus that wrought devastation was aided and abetted by drought and diminishing food supply — the hallmarks of climate … Continue reading