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At the top of Wisconsin,
on the shores of Lake Superior
29270 County Highway G
Ashland, WI 54806

Event

Turtles of Northern Wisconsin

Thursday, May 10, 2018 07:00 PM

Bob Hay, President of Turtles For Tomorrow and retired WDNR herpetologist, will
present “Turtles of Northern Wisconsin”. Bob will discuss the habitat types and life history characteristics of the five turtle species that live in northern Wisconsin, and the conservation issues and threats facing these animals. He’ll also discuss actions everyone can take to contribute toprotecting turtle populations in their area. Bob will also talk about the Turtles For Tomorrow projects in Northern Wisconsin that address recovery of the state-threatened wood turtle, including the project in the Town of Lincoln.

This presentation is sponsored by the Friends of the North Pikes Creek Wetlands and the Friends of the Lincoln Community Forest.