Did You Know?
have been on the earth for more than 200 million years. They evolved before
mammals, birds, crocodiles, snakes, and even lizards.
turtles are very similar to their original ancestors.
live on every continent except Antarctica.
range in size from the 4-inch Bog Turtle to the 1500-pound Leathery Turtle.
of a turtle is made up of 60 different bones all connected together.
one of the oldest and most primitive groups of reptiles and have outlived
many other species. One can only wonder if their unique shell is responsible
for their success.
Come on in and learn a bit about turtles.
You will be able to learn about
Desert Turtles, Snapping Turtles
and Sea Turtles. Turtles are such wonderful creatures that we could all learn
from. After all, what other creature lives as long as a turtle? There must
be something to the slow simple life of turtles, that we, as humans, are