Seen by Rick K, Jamie, and Beth H.
1 seen on far side of parking lot at main building..along ways from lake.
one probably looking for a nest site.
Multiple individuals captured using baited hoop nets.
Multiple hatchling Red-eared Sliders
Turtle was quite reclusive, so no photo of red ear stripe...but it's there. Large male.
another one with its traveling greenery
The red-eared slider (Trachemys scripta elegans), also known as the red-eared terrapin, is a semiaquatic turtle belonging to the family Emydidae. It is a subspecies of the pond slider. It is the most popular pet turtle in the United States and is also popular as a pet in the rest of the world. It has, therefore, become the most commonly-traded turtle in the world. It is native to the southern United States and northern Mexico, but...