Connecting people with nature in Ontario's Mississippi Valley
Mississippi River at Pakenham

Local Turtle Species

NOTE: this page still in progress

Of the 8 species of turtle native to Ontario, only 6 species are found in our area of Eastern Ontario. Most are listed by COSWIC.

Recommended on-line resource for more details and photos for these species: Species Guide – Toronto Zoo

1. Snapping Turtle: SPECIAL CONCERN

2. Stinkpot: THREATENED

3. Northern Map Turtle: SPECIAL CONCERN

4. Midland Painted Turtle

5. Blanding’s Turtle: THREATENED

6. Spotted Turtle: ENDANGERED

 

 

 

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MVFN natural history talks:  7:30 pm on third Thursdays of Jan, Feb, March, April,  Sept, Oct, and Nov at Almonte United Church, 106 Elgin St. Almonte ON. All welcome! Non-members $5. 

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