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Critters in the Hood – Florida Gopher Turtles

March 16, 2012


This is a Florida Gopher Tortoise.¬† I have a lot of respect for these turtles and I also feel a certain¬†camaraderie with them as we both live on the same small barrier island in east-central Florida.¬† The turtles were here first of course, dating back to around 60 million years ago which makes them important […]