March of the Turtles

turtles2Submitted by: Beth Parrish

It’s March and the turtles should be coming up from the bottom of the lake the first sunny day that we have in the next couple of weeks. They have spent the past few months buried in the insulating mud.

It is very exciting to see the turtles return each season and every year we are seeing increased populations. They are predominately in the Eastern Canal, as they prefer still water, where the wind isn’t a big factor.
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