Efforts to save endangered Wisconsin turtles

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Heard On The Larry Meiller Show
Ornate box turtle hatchling.
Ornate box turtle hatchling. Rori Paloski, WI DNR

A study recently published in Nature shows that 20% of reptile species, including 60% of turtles, are threatened with extinction. We check in with a DNR specialist to find out how Wisconsin reptiles, and turtle species in particular, are doing.

Episode Credits

  • Jill Nadeau Host
  • Jill Nadeau Producer
  • Lee Rayburn Technical Director
  • Rori Paloski Guest