Climate change, human activities take toll on spiny softshell turtles: UTRCA researchers

The extreme weather this year has stirred up some turtle trouble and kept researchers working with endangered spiny softshell turtles in the Thames watershed on high alert. A local species at risk biologist says April and May’s abnormally cool weather…

Record number of injured turtles at Kawartha Turtle Trauma Centre

Officials with the Ontario Turtle Conservation Centre and Kawartha Turtle Trauma Centre said they have seen more turtles this year than ever. “We have taken in almost 1,000, which is more than we have ever taken in in an entire…

Touring Canada’s largest indoor reptile facility

March 11 2019 10:58am We get a tour inside Reptilia, Canada’s largest indoor reptile facility ‘ }); } else { var rel_id = svp.releaseInfo.contentId+””; if( typeof gnca_social_share_collection[rel_id] != “object” ) { var resp = jQuery.parseJSON( jQuery.ajax({ url: “/gnca-ajax/videoshare-links/{\”id\”:\”” + svp.releaseInfo.contentId…