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Global Protections Achieved for Imperiled Reptiles

Tortoises and freshwater turtles are the most threatened of any major group of terrestrial vertebrates – more so than mammals, birds or amphibians. This post Global Protections Achieved for Imperiled Reptiles appeared first on AmmoLand.com Shooting Sports News.
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