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Izzy The Turtle

This is my pet turtle, Izzy, short for Isabelle. She is a mix of a Red-Eared Slider and a Yellow-Bellied Slider. The mixing of these two types of turtles is rare in nature, and in the wild they only have a 20% survival rate. 210 more words

Now With Reservoir Grease Catching Tip

“I shot that turtle in the face!” Our boy shouts with glee.

No, he is not a budding psychopath or torturer (killer) of animals. He is playing Pixel Pirates and a turtle attacked him. 498 more words

Daily Thought

Voor de schildpad en de andere zeedieren

De boot met vrijwilligers vaart met hoge snelheid tussen de Whitsunday-eilanden door. De lucht is blauw, het water nog blauwer. We zijn op weg naar een strand dat moet worden opgeruimd. 260 more words

2016 Garden Turtle

May 30, 2016 – Memorial Day

It was a quiet day for us, with just a community picnic planned.  Like many mornings, I strolled outside to check my newly planted garden in our back yard just next to the pond. 422 more words


Capturing the Diversity -Night walk on the beach

It was with great joy that I finally got a trip to Ascension Island in the March.  The Conservation Office was now headed up by Nicola Weber and her husband Sam.  1,265 more words

Ascension ISland