Wright Middle School eighth-grader Dillon van der Wal plays his video for the nonprofit Painted Turtle
during class last week.
The painted turtle
benefits because the sun's heat reduces algae and skin parasites.
com through September with all proceeds benefiting EMA and five other environmental organizations - including the Children's Health Environmental Coalition (CHEC), Organic Farming Research Foundation (OFRF), Natural Resources Defense Council (NRDC), Surfrider Foundation and The Painted Turtle
There will be a special display of some of the charity quilts the guild has made for the Paul Newman Painted Turtle
LANCASTER - A stone castle built 81 years ago by a rich Los Angeles real estate developer will be used for a party to benefit actor Paul Newman's Painted Turtle
summer camp for chronically ill children.
The club annually presents scholarships to high school graduates and has donated equipment for testing newborn babies' hearing at Antelope Valley Hospital, donated three golf carts to The Painted Turtle
Camp for chronically ill children, and hosts a softball clinic for deaf and hard-of-hearing boys and girls.
We started the Painted Turtle
Camp, with Paul Newman, about a year ago.
Then they handed Miguel a check for a few hundred dollars to add to the more than $1,300 the Maldonado boys raised to help some sick kids go to The Painted Turtle
summer camp in Lake Hughes this year.
Heather Shumaker; SAVING ARCADIA; Painted Turtle
(Nonfiction: Science) 22.
Rainfall and depredation of nests of the painted turtle
, Chrysemys pida.
Invasive mammals such as raccoons and raccoon dogs are predating the turtles, while the released exotic turtle species (mainly red-eared slider turtle (Trachemys scripta elegans) and painted turtle
(Chrysemys picta)) can directly outcompete the native species or could introduce alien pathogens and parasites with lethal consequences for the naive host populations (Soccini and Ferri, 2004; Hidalgo-Vila et al.
(Chrysemyspicta)--An adult female Painted Turtle
was observed as it emerged from the preserve and crossed Stemler Road on 12 May 2007.