Turtles Shaun Murray Emily Cocco June 2013
Description • Red stripes on neck and legs • White stripes on head • 4 webbed clawed feet • Pointed tail with red stripes • Dark and hard shell • Can not get out of there shells • Biggest turtle lives in the ocean
Habitat Rivers Ponds Lakes Streams Land Brooks Beaches
Food Chain • What a turtle eats: • Slugs • Grasshoppers • Earth worms • Wild lettuce • Mushrooms • Berries A turtle’s predators: Baby painted turtles have a variety of predators: • Raccoons • Foxes • Skunks • Crows • ravens
Interesting Facts: • Turtles can’t get out of their shells. • Shells are 10 inches (25cm.) long. • They have a pointed tail with red stripes. • Turtles can pull their legs and head in and out.