PARC is initiating a National Turtle Task Team to facilitate, coordinate, and guide North American turtle conservation.
PARC’s mission: Forging proactive partnerships that facilitate conservation of amphibians, reptiles, and the places they live.
The Mission of PARC’s Turtle Task Team:
To facilitate and guide action through public-private partnerships to conserve native, North American turtle populations.
Key Objectives of the PARC’s Turtle Task Team:
- Identify greatest issues and concerns related to the understanding and management of native, North American turtle populations.
- Coordinate and develop partnerships, strategies, and tools to address broad-scale, North American turtle conservation issues.
- Provide a centralized online location where turtle conservation outreach products, resources, and contacts are available.
National Turtle Task Team Co-Chairs:
Cristina Jones, Turtles Project Coordinator, Arizona Game and Fish Department
Noelle Rayman-Metcalf, Endangered Species Biologist, New York Field Office, U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
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