Turtle Conservancy president, Eric Goode, addressed the Desert Tortoise Council at their annual conference in Las Vegas February 24th, 2017. Eric delivered an impassioned keynote address, highlighting the oft forgotten desert species, the Bolson Tortoise.
I am Ollie and I am writing this piece of text 9040 km (5617 miles) from home. I am a 15-year old high school student from the Netherlands that decided to step out of her comfort zone and do something crazy.
This past month, TC’s Senior Conservation Scientist Dr. Jim Juvik was in South Africa to oversee fencing, alien species removal, predator control issues and fire management planning for the Geometric Tortoise Reserve...
The Bowsprit Tortoise lives in Namibia and South Africa (our Geometric Tortoise Reserve is protecting a group of these little guys). They live in varying climates: from a mediterranean coastal environment to an arid, desert climate in southern Namibia.