Movement of Translocated and Resident Three-Toed Box Turtles

2019 Native Plant Outdoor laboratory trail at PFCA

Period: April 15, 2007 – April 15, 2010

Contact: Joshua Millspaugh

Objectives: Translocation of terrestrial turtles occur to mitigate habitat loss, increase population size or genetic diversity, and establish new populations. The success of many translocation efforts often depends on social and economic factors, but ecological factors may also affect translocation success.