Guardian Nature School Team Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global community of nature enthusiasts
photographing and learning about wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Project Noah Nature School visit nature school

Common Snapping Turtle

Chelydra serpentina


Hatchling common snapping turtles.


Fresh water ponds, rivers, lakes, and swamps of North America.


I work under two wildlife rehabbers who focus on turtles, and I am blessed to have their trust in working with their patients as I prepare to take the test for my own license. These babies were in an incubator with a mix of play sand and vermiculite. Eggs like these have been recovered from mulch piles, etc.

Species ID Suggestions

Sign in to suggest organism ID

No Comments

Spotted by

New York, USA

Spotted on Aug 23, 2013
Submitted on Dec 10, 2013

Related Spottings

Snapping turtle Snapping turtle Snapping Turtle Hatchling Snapping Turtle

Nearby Spottings

American Crow Spring Peeper Three-toed Box Turtle Barred Owl
Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors
join Project Noah Team

Join the Project Noah Team