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August 9, 2013 at 10:11 PM

Endangered turtles reintroduced to Puget Sound area, Gorge

More than 100 endangered western pond turtles wiggled into protected habitat in three sites in Washington on Friday, according to a Woodland Park Zoo news release. The Washington Department of Fish and Wildlife and Woodland Park Zoo reintroduced the turtles in Pierce and Mason counties and the Columbia River Gorge as part of a wildlife-recovery…


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