Turtle News

Click the titles below to read the corresponding news articles. A (*) indicates an article that was written by or involves the Dundas Turtle Watch.

September 9, 2017 – Baby Sea Turtle Evacuated to Georgia Aquarium Ahead of Hurricane Irma

*July 5, 2017 – How did the Turtle Cross the Road? With Help from its Friends

May 26, 2017 – Endangered Turtles Saved by Citizens of Ontario Hamlet

April 3, 2017 – Ontario Bans Snapping Turtle Hunt After Public Outcry

October 23, 2016 – Turtles Need to be Protected

*June 14, 2016 – Speed Kills on Cootes Drive – Turtles Pay the Price

*July 1, 2015 – Turtles are Still in Decline Despite Rescue Efforts

*June 5, 2015 – Dundas Turtle Watchers Lend a Helping Hand

July 14, 2014 – Ontario Turtles Targeted by Poachers

Blanding's Turtle with Painted Turtles

Blanding’s Turtle with Painted Turtles