Tuesday, April 24, 2012

Box turtle at Scifres-Maier Woods

A box turtle (Terrapene carolina carolina), in Scifres-Maier Woods, part of Celery Bog Park.  Is it a female laying eggs?  Looks like it could be.

A human step away from the turtle is this freshly overturned dirt on the forest floor.  Is it another turtle nest?

Pictures taken April 12, 2012.

Link to previous post on box turtles:

Another link to Terrapene carolina:

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