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Blanding's Turtle

Emydoidea blandingii

Description:

Found this older female Blanding's Turtle crossing a jogging path on her way from her pond to some forested area at Cuba Marsh Forest Preserve in Barrington, IL. My first sighting of an endangered species!

Notes:

Confirmed this sighting originally with Lake County Forest Preserve Wildlife Biologist Gary Glowacki who believed it was the first-ever sighting of a Blanding's at Cuba Marsh.

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LynneB
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LynneB

Barrington, Illinois, USA

Spotted on Apr 27, 2013
Submitted on Jul 21, 2014

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