UF/IFAS
What's Happening Around Florida

Home ยป Tag: Rebecca G. Harvey

Tag: Rebecca G. Harvey

Biology of the Hicatee: A Critically Endangered River Turtle of Belize


December 18, 2015

The hicatee (Dermatemys mawii) is a Central American river turtle and one of the 25 most endangered turtle species in the world. Over-hunting for meat, eggs, and shells is driving the turtles toward extinction. This 3-page fact sheet about the ... READ MORE

Category: Conservation, Natural Resources, Wildlife
Tags: Belize, Frank J. Mazzotti, Nathan Schwartz, Rebecca G. Harvey, Turtles, Venetia Briggs-Gonzales, Wildlife Ecology And Conservation Department

Subscribe For More Great Content

IFAS Blogs Categories

Skip to toolbar