Turtles in Trouble                                                 Images



This rare Elongated tortoise (Indotestudo elongata) is one of the confiscated turtles rescued by the Turtle Conservation and Ecology Project at Cuc Phuong National Park in Viet Nam. Eventually it will be returned to suitable habitat in the wild.

[Photo by: Nguyen Quang Truong/IEBR]

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