Great Northern Turtle

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Watch our documentary and learn more about the Wood Turtle – an extremely rare, endangered and little-known inhabitant of the Great Northern Forests.

Reptiles and amphibians have an incredible value.  They are an integral part of our ecosystems, playing their part in keeping these systems functioning.  Their physiology holds many clues to important medical advances.  Their mystique has played important roles in our arts and culture, but they don’t get the same attention as cuter animals we’re asked to save, yet healthy ecosystems depend on these animals for survival.

The many projects that The Orianne Society works on are only possible with your support.  Your donations will all be aimed at one goal: to ensure the survival of endangered reptiles, amphibians and their ecosystems.

Learn more about Wood Turtles, one of our Priority Species.