Turtle Crossing - Grapevine Texas
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Geojeepsters
N 32° 57.054 W 097° 03.864
14S E 680929 N 3647506
Quick Description: The kids helped this turtle along his way.
Location: Texas, United States
Date Posted: 2/6/2009 4:07:34 PM
Waymark Code: WM5RB2
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Lee-2
Views: 23

Long Description:
We think this is the common snapping turtle. He was picked up at the above coordinates preventing him from being hit by a large trolley from the nearby Gaylord Texan Hotel. He was placed back into the lake a day or two later.
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How often turtles cross:

Months most seen crossing: June - July

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"Mother Blanding had made her nest between the goldenrod and bluestem outside my window late last June.
By chance we were sitting on the porch when we noticed little blandings in the same location we had seen the mother take 2 months earlier."
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