Massachusetts Turtle Roadway Mortality Study
|Goal||Report where multiple turtles experience roadway mortality|
|Task||Report where multiple turtles experience roadway mortality|
|Where||Massachusetts, United States of America Massachusetts|
This project allows the public to document turtle roadkill observations in Massachusetts through an online mapping interface.
The project aims to minimize the impact of roads and traffic on rare and non-game wildlife, while improving highway safety, through cost-effective research, planning, and implementation of partnerships with citizens and communities of Massachusetts.
Help contribute data and learn more about proactive efforts to protect turtles and other wildlife in Massachusetts.
|How to Join||
If you are interested in participating, contact the project coordinators:
Dave Paulson, Endangered Species Review Biologist
|Ideal Age Group||Elementary school (6 - 10 years), Middle school (11 - 13 years), High school (14 - 17 years), College, Graduate students, Adults, Families, Seniors|
|Average Time||An hour or so|
|Spend the Time||outdoors|
|Type of Activity||On a walk, run, In the car|
|Tags||road, roadkill, turtles|
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