Flooding Displaces MO Turtles -- And Now It's Mating SeasonMany of the state's protected species end up in the road.
Motorists Cautioned: Box Turtles on the MoveThe majority of turtles on the road right now are three-toed box turtles.
Motorists Urged to Lookout for TurtlesNaturalists say female turtles often cross roads in late spring and early summer as they travel to nesting sites.
Caution: Turtle CrossingIt's nesting season for local turtles and drivers are advised to keep a look out for the animal crossing the street.
Stolen Turtles Returned To Peoria ZooChildren took the endangered turtles last weekend.

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