Founding dog run not damaged just helped him /her totheckosest wet area
Found this turtle while doing a geo cache, never found the cache, but saved this fella that was hung up on the fence on a very hot day. Took him back across the road and set him in the grass towards the pond. :-)
Dead on side of road
The painted turtle (Chrysemys picta) is the most widespread native turtle of North America. It lives in slow-moving fresh waters, from southern Canada to Louisiana and northern Mexico, and from the Atlantic to the Pacific. The turtle is the only species of the genus Chrysemys, which is part of the pond turtle family Emydidae. Fossils show that the painted turtle existed 15 million years ago. Four regionally based subspecies (the eastern, midland, southern, and western) evolved during...