July 20, 2017 RSS feed / Nature

Aquidneck Island Haven for Turtles

Beyond the myth of the tortoise and the hare, the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles and Dr. Seuss' Yertle the Turtle, there are actually wild turtles on Aquidneck Island. Turtles are reptiles of the order Chelonia. More...

Save the Bay Turtle Exhibit

At the Save the Bay Exploration Center, there are eight Rhode Island native turtles on display from five different species including an endangered Northern Diamondback terrapin. More...