Friday, June 11, 2010

Friday's Foto

Native to New York State, the Eastern Box Turtle used to be a resident of Prospect Park's woodlands. Prior to my encounter with this individual last week, I hadn't encountered one in Brooklyn in nearly a dozen years. It's possible that this was just someone's released pet.

1 comment:

Matthew said...

Sweet.

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