And the total is …

We ended nest monitoring last Friday. We collected 9 nests for a total of 176 eggs. This is a bit short from our objective of 10-12 nests. I might sound like a broken record now, but the weather was not helping this year! So either some females gave up swimming up the...

Catching up

The nesting season started late here (unlike Canada’s west coast, we’ve had a cold and rainy month of June in Québec) but our female spiny softshell turtles are giving their 110%! It is interesting to note that every year, we see the same trend that the first nests we...