Acoustic Transmitters & South American River Turtles: To increasingly close gaps in knowledge and reveal some of the mysteries that surround the South American River Turtle, a WCS/TSA Colombia team started installing acoustic transmitters in a group of individuals, to monitor their voyages and movements in the Meta River, the first time this technology is…

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by Jordan Gray Faces of the TSA Who: Eric Munscher What: Director, TSA-North American Freshwater Turtle Research Group Where: Houston, Texas, United States Jordan Gray: What is your earliest childhood memory with a turtle or tortoise? Eric Munscher: I believe I was around 7 years old when my dad and I were walking my uncle’s property and found an eastern…

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by Chris Clark  Not all of the NAFTRG sampling events have succombed to hurricane Matthew! ——————We will be moving ahead with the Weeki Wachee Sampling THIS WEEKEND!!  We will meet at Weeki Wachee Park by 3:30 on FRIDAY at the lagoon beach and hope to get into the water after the last mermaid show between 3:30 and 4:00. We will…

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