Tag Archives: Ontario Nature

The Perilous Life of a Nesting Turtle

Turtle Nesting season is winding down, but there are still some on the move finding nesting sites or going back to their wetlands. This post has tips for helping turtles, explains their nesting habits, and has video footage of a Blanding’s Turtle nesting in the gravel on the side of a busy road.

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Conservation groups unite to save turtles

Kids For Turtles Environmental Education has joined forces with The Land Between, The Couchiching Conservancy, Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre, Muskoka Conservancy, Toronto Zoo and Ontario Nature, with funding assistance from Earth Day Community Environment Fund to expand the 2012 turtle nest protection project.

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