Introduction to Algonquin Park Habitats - Painted Turtle Activities
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Painted Turtle Activities

One of the two common turtles in Algonquin Park, the Painted Turtle is often overlooked by many Park visitors. This seemingly inconsequential animal has been the subject of one of the longest running turtle projects in the world. Facing many challenges the Painted Turtle has survived for millions of years, and we are only beginning to understand the complexities of this fascinating creature. To further investigate the fascinating life history and ecology of the Painted Turtle, explore one of the activities below.

Create A Pond
Create A Pond - Work Sheet
Create A Pond - Colouring Sheet
Create A Pond - Painted Turtle Picture
Sex Determination
Hatchling Sex Determination - Hatchlin Sex Determination
Hatchling Sex Determination - Incubation Temperatures Inquiry Sheet
Hatchling Sex Determination - Nest Temperature Data Sheet
Hatchling Sex Determination - Nest Temperature Data Sheet
Shell Shocked
Shell Shocked - Painted Turtle Picture
Shell Shocked - Turtle Maze
Shell Shocked - Work Sheet


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