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Natural Selections: Softshell turtles

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The Eastern Spiny Softshell Turtle is rare in the north, but a small population lives at the top of Lake Champlain. Shyer than their armored cousins, the encroachment of human activities is making it harder for them to breed. Martha Foley and Curt Stager discuss this uncommon holdover from the days of the dinosaurs.

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