Eastern Box Turtle (Terrapene carolina)

Eastern Box Turtle (Terrapene carolina)

Record Information
Created: November 4th, 2018 - 04:55 PM
Last Modified: November 4th, 2018 - 04:55 PM
Entered by: Peter Bugler
Record # 149323


Observation Information
County: Adams County
Time: 2018-11-04 13:15:00
Qty: 1
Age: Adult
Sex: Male
Air Temperature: 50.00F
Cloud Cover: Clear
Weather Conditions: -----
Elevation: 1759.00ft
Habitat: deciduous forest


Old male in the middle of closed off state forest rd. The old boy was totally blind; both eyes gone, eye sockets thoroughly healed over. He seemed perfectly healthy despite his disability. Unfortunately I had no camera to document him.