21 Young Turtles Returning Home To Gulf Coast Barrier IslandTwenty-one turtles are being returned to the Louisiana barrier island where their mothers laid their eggs. The diamondback terrapin nests were dug up to protect the eggs after a 2010 oil spill.
53-Pound Snapping Turtle Saved From Texas PipeA 53-pound snapping turtle is recovering at a Texas wildlife rehabilitation center after fire-rescue crews saved it from a drainage pipe.
Driver Blames Wreck On Turtle, Cat, SquirrelPolice said that a man arrested for drunken driving blamed a turtle, a cat, a squirrel and an overhanging tree in a Central Texas wreck on Tuesday, southeast of College Station.
Sea Turtles Get New Home In GrapevineNorth Texas might not seem like the ideal home for a pair of sea turtles, but the big change in habitat could just save their lives. The turtles will get the help they need at Sea Life Aquarium in Grapevine.