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Painted Turtle

Posted by Jacob Malcomb,
North Country explorer from
July 18, 2016

Spotted this painted turtle in the road on my way back from picking up some lumber at AAA. It wasn't too happy about being picked up and carried across to the drainage ditch across the road, but hopefully I kept the little fella from getting squashed.