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DURANGO, MEXICO

Over 43,000 acres of Chihuahuan Desert grassland habitat protected

SOUTH AFRICA

1,000 acres of incredibly diverse and endangered Fynbos habitat protected

SONORA, MEXICO

1,000 acres of tropical deciduous forest protected

CONSERVATION CENTER

32 taxa of endangered turtles and tortoises for conservation breeding and education

HONG KONG

First reintroduction of turtles born in the US sent back home to Hong Kong

NEW JERSEY

Over 2,000 hatchling Diamondback Terrapins released into salt marshes of New Jersey