Red-eared Terrapin

Red-eared Terrapin

Observation - Red-eared Terrapin - UK and Ireland. Description: The terrapins are usually nowhere to be seen at this time of year so I was lucky to get these photos. In warmer months they are often out sunbathing on the island. Numbers of these creatures, originally from the Mississippi basin in the USA, have been (il

The terrapins are usually nowhere to be seen at this time of year so I was lucky to get these photos. In warmer months they are often out sunbathing on the island. Numbers of these creatures, originally from the Mississippi basin in the USA, have been (illegally) released in this country.