Box Turtle Ecology

Long-term research into ecology of the Eastern Box Turtle

Since 2013 we have conduced a radiometry and capture-mark-recapture study on Eastern Box Turtles in northeastern Georgia.

Habitat use

Sources of mortality

Home range & movements

Thermal ecology

Overwintering & spring emergence

Habitat loss & translocation

Population ecology

Reproductive ecology

Impact of invasive plant species

Morphology & growth