Harpers Creek turtle rescue courtesy of Bob & Marti

Marti and Bob Burgess reported in Thursday that they helped this gent:

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across Zion Hill Road in the vicinity of the “waterwheel” adjacent to Harpers Creek. We know for certain that it’s a “gent” because Marti and Bob thought to capture this shot:

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of the plastron. You can see that deep “concavity,” or dish, in the lower end of the plastron. And with images of both carapace and plastron we can be certain that it’s a new one to the census! Thanks, Bob & Marti!

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