Fall Turtles

I have been studying the turtle populations of the Okanagan Valley since 2014. Normally my fieldwork is complete by this time of year however this year the turtles are out late. The daytime temperatures are […]


Turtles of the Okanagan

There are two species of turtle with populations in the Okanagan Valley. Western Painted Turtles (Chrysemys picta bellii) Status in the Okanagan: Indigenous At Risk Special Concern How to Identify: Red plastron (underside) Yellow head […]