A group of community members living in the Brazilian Amazon have created biodiversity hotspots by working to protect a single species, the giant South American river turtle. That’s according to a new study out Tuesday. The finding showcases the power of local conservation efforts, particularly in places that lack financial resources, the researchers say. “Our research highlights the valuable conservation service currently provided by local communities, not just for turtles but for the wid
Complete Article From the publisher.The Fish and Wildlife Service has proposed protecting land in Pima County, Ariz., for an endangered aquatic turtle.
Complete Article From the publisher.20 Cold-Stunned Cape Cod sea turtles arrive at Loggerhead Marinelife Center for refuge and warmth.
Complete Article From the publisher.The historically over-exploited Giant South American Turtle is making a significant comeback on river beaches in the Brazilian Amazon thanks to local protection efforts, say researchers at the University of East […]