Category: Turtles

Dorian 2019: A Gopher Tortoise Before the Wind

Gopherus polyphemus, the Gopher tortoise; Volusia county, Florida (31 August 2019). Buzzing about North Peninsula State Park a few days before Dorian will slip northward a bit off our coast, I came across this snazzy Gopher tortoise trekking around the coastal sand dunes.

Pseudemys nelsoni, 10 August 2019

Pseudemys nelsoni, the Florida red-bellied cooter; Lake county, Florida (10 August 2019). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Pseudemys nelsoni, 10 August 2019

Pseudemys nelsoni, the Florida red-bellied cooter; Lake county, Florida (10 August 2019). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Pseudemys nelsoni, 10 August 2019

Pseudemys nelsoni, the Florida red-bellied cooter; Lake county, Florida (10 August 2019). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Pseudemys nelsoni, 10 August 2019

Pseudemys nelsoni, the Florida red-bellied cooter; Lake county, Florida (10 August 2019). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Pseudemys nelsoni, 10 August 2019

Pseudemys nelsoni, the Florida red-bellied cooter; Lake county, Florida (10 August 2019). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.

Pseudemys nelsoni, 10 August 2019

Pseudemys nelsoni, the Florida red-bellied cooter; Lake county, Florida (10 August 2019). Learn more about this species at iNaturalist.org.