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Checking the Crab Pot Part 1: Turtles

It finally stopped raining so I decided to run down to the river and check my crab pot.  No crabs this time but I did have a couple turtles.  Take a look at these two:

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This one kept hissing at me

2nd Turtle

This guy is just hanging out

Want to see a turtle do a “back shell flop” into the water?

Update: After a little research I have learned these are Northern Diamond-Backed Terrapins:
http://www.dnr.state.md.us/wildlife/Plants_Wildlife/herps/Testudines/NorthernDiamond-backedTerrapin.asp

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