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One Cold Turtle!

By Jason Beale, Manager, Abbott’s Mill Nature Center Most people have heard the term “cold-blooded”, but our perception of the word and how it applies to wildlife are often quite different.  The recent cold spell that kept furnaces working overtime brought out a surprise at Abbott’s Pond.  A Red-bellied Cooter (Pseudemys rubriventris) has been surface basking …

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