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Published by printed for the Society with aid from the Gurdon Saltonstall Fund in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Turtles -- New England.,
  • Reptiles -- New England.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesMonographs on the natural history of New England.
    Statementby Harold L. Babcock. With sixteen plates.
    SeriesMemoirs / Boston Society of Natural History -- v. 8, no. 3
    ContributionsBoston Society of Natural History
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 325-431, 16 leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages431
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23351669M
    OCLC/WorldCa4184550

      QUINCY, Mass. (AP) — The New England Aquarium has released 17 sea turtles that were stranded on Cape Cod back into the wild in Georgia. The aquarium said Tuesday the animals spent four to five months at its Animal Care Center in Quincy prior to release. Zoo New England doesn't just work with animals at the zoo - we also have a Conservation Department that works to help populations of rare animals and plants in the wild. Today, Field Biologist Julie Lisk is heading out to check on a critical population of Eastern box turtles. Julie will be tracking down some of the turtles using radio.


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