Tortoises are on the move!!

June 6, 2020. It is that time of year again!! I have been seeing a lot of tortoises on the move here in the last 2 weeks! Your help is needed in getting others signed on to our AL Gopher Tortoise Project. Remember, gopher tortoises are federally protected in Mobile, Washington and Choctaw counties and state protected in the other counties. Enjoy them from afar and don't forget to snap a photo and provide gps coordinates so we can add your observation to our growing list.

Posted on May 23, 2018 03:28 PM by esn2016 esn2016 | 1 comment | Leave a comment

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Alabama outdoor enthusiasts and conservationists needed for Alabama Gopher Tortoise Conservation Project!

Gopher tortoise populations have had a similar fate as has the species habitat. The extent of the longleaf pine ecosystem in the southeastern United States has been reduced to less than three million acres, a small fraction of its former range. The rolling savannah like world ...more ↓

esn2016 created this project on June 19, 2017
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