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1200 S. Lake Shore Drive
Chicago, IL 60605
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Story, Shedd-Raised Endangered Turtles Off to Strong Start in Wild

The Blanding’s turtle head-start class of 2019 has left the building. By now, the yearlings raised at Shedd have found hiding places, honed their hunting skills and, sensing a chill in the air and water, hunkered down into the mud for their first hibernation in their new wetland homes in a DuPage forest preserve.

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