Did not see the actual creature, but this is a commercial/industrial area, and this is just a drainage pond, maybe 1/3 of an acre only about .2 mile from a road whose traffic averages around 50,000 vehicles per day.
found in warehouse, released uninjured and unharmed. Our smallest native wildlife rescue yet.
Winton Woods Campground Site 12F
Wound on left side
old box turtle found near road, missing one leg, numerous old healed injuries. no fresh injuries or wounds... immediately released
garter snake eating unidentified toad
On screen of my front door. June bug?
Where the water wasn’t pooled the creek was only about a meter wide. I found 2 streamside sals here, and one rock with two sets of eggs.
I didn’t travel very far as I would have liked along the stream because after a while I was in people’s backyards.
i found four of them in the small creek
I found five of various sizes under a single log on a ravine
painted turtle hit by car. Shell repaired and turtle later released.
eastern box turtle hit by car. Shell repaired and turtle later released. Turtles with amputated limbs can often be released and will do just fine. Location concealed as box turtles are a protected species in Ohio.