Release Painted Terrapin Back Into Habitat

One female of Painted Terrapin (Batagur borneoensis) released back into habitat by Big Agency of Conservation of Natural Resources Province of North Sumatra and Satucita Foundation on Tuesday (10/12). Previously, that female was handed over by it's owner in City of Medan to staff of the Agency (BBKSDA North Sumatera) and Satucita on Sunday (10/3). … Continue reading Release Painted Terrapin Back Into Habitat

Poaching of Freshwater Turtle Seriously Impact on Endangered Species

Poaching of freshwater turtles to supply the food market has produced serious impact on endangered species. About a week ago, some carapace of Painted Terrapin (Batagur borneoensis) and hundreds of Cuora amboinensis carapace found in a poacher in Province of Kalimantan Tengah. This province is habitat for B. borneoensis, O. borneensis, B. affinis, C. amboinensis. … Continue reading Poaching of Freshwater Turtle Seriously Impact on Endangered Species