More About Box Turtle Monitoring on Long Island
Native to Long Island, the Eastern Box Turtle is in serious trouble. Motorists run them over without a second thought. Development destroy their home territories. They're kept as pets, and not respected a a wild animal. Our overall goal is to raise awareness and take actions to help the Eastern Box Turtle, a native species in decline.
If you are interested in learning how to be part of this citizen science project which has been created under CitSci.org, please contact us.