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

Eleven Critically Endangered Species Painted Terrapin Released to Habitat

Eleven hatchlings of critically endangered freshwater turtle species Painted terrapin (Batagur borneoensis) was released to its original habitat on 13 January 2015. The hatchlings are a result of our nesting patrol carried out in December 2013 to January 2014. In that nesting patrol, the eggs were secured from illegal harvesting. After secured, the eggs incubated … Continue reading Eleven Critically Endangered Species Painted Terrapin Released to Habitat