An extremely rare Mojave River western pond turtle

An extremely rare Mojave River western pond turtle was recently observed in the Mojave Desert.

Detailed Description

An extremely rare Mojave River western pond turtle was recently observed by USGS scientists and staff from The Living Desert Zoo and Gardens in the Mojave Desert. Turtles of this population have rarely been seen since the late 1990s.

Details

Image Dimensions: 1632 x 1224

Date Taken:

Location Taken: Mojave Desert, CA, US