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Monday, August 15, 2011
Out after a rain
We found this box turtle yesterday morning, on a burned section of ranchland undergoing regrowth just north of Marfa. Box turtles are burrowers and tend to come out in the morning and after rain. Males usually have a red iris, and this fellow does.