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Turks and Caicos Iguana work

The critically endangered Turks and Caicos iguana ( Cyclura carinata ) occupies less than five percent of its historic range due to increasing urban development and the introduction of mammalian predators. Fort Worth Zoo staff initiated a conservation project for this species by investigating on-island translocation methods. Since the project began, Zoo staff has been tracking iguanas’ movement patterns with radio transmitters and analyzing vitals on each iguana during both wet and dry... Read More
at Monday, October 2, 2017