There is a fantastic story developing out of the Bronx Zoo.
5 Chinese yellow-headed box turtles were hatched recently at the zoo.
This turtle species is one of the rarest and most endangered turtle species on the planet. Scientist believe there may be fewer than 150 wild Chinese yellow headed box turtles left in the world.
This is fantastic news for this species and for the Bronx Zoo.
This turtle species is native to the Anhui Province of eastern China.
Please visit the Bronx Zoo Site for more info!