Slow and Steady
A snapping turtle stood its ground as it slowly made its way across Forest Avenue in Orono shortly before sunset Sunday, May 2, 2010. According to tortoisetrust. org, in Maine's latitude, snapping turtles typically come out of hibernation in early May when the water is 41 to 50 F. BANGOR DAILY NEWS PHOTO BY JOHN CLARKE RUSS
Posted May 13, 2010, at 8:39 p.m.