Comments for: Road signs goal: Help Maine’s endangered turtles

Posted June 03, 2011, at 2:35 p.m.
Last modified June 03, 2011, at 3:28 p.m.

AUGUSTA — Late May through early July in southern Maine is a critical period when female turtles undertake risky overland forays to reach nesting areas.During this time, turtles often cross roads, sometimes with fatal consequences. In response, the Maine Department of Inland Fisheries and Wildlife (MDIF&W) and The Nature Conservancy are …

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