Category Archives: Turtles

Moving Turtles From Road

I’m still seeing Turtles in September crossing the roads here in my area. Some turtles seen crossing roads are in search of a better habitat, others are in search of food and others are males in search of mates. I help turtles cross the road, as long as I can stop at a place that won’t endanger me, my… Read More »

Colorful Three-toed Box Turtle

I came across this colorful Three-toed Box Turtle while it was crossing the asphalt section of the tour road at the Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma. I was able to get a closeup to show the colors of this turtle. Heads of adult males and females are often brightly colored with a mix of white, orange, yellow… Read More »

Three-toed Box Turtle Close-up

This is a close-up photo I took of a Three-Toed Box Turtle while at the Sequoyah National Wildlife Refuge in Oklahoma. I’ll see several of these at this refuge during this time of year on the tour road. Please be careful not to run over them. I did see one on the road that was dead. You can… Read More »