A Blanding’s Turtle Story follows one turtle through her seasonal cycle of hibernating, foraging, and nesting, with some unexpected challenges — and help — along the way. Young readers will learn about the Blanding’s Turtle, its behaviors and habitat, threats to its survival, and how respectful human interaction can help protect this rare endangered species.
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