FYI: From the David Suzuki Foundation: Ontario Snapping Turtle in danger…
From the Editor: FYI: From our inbox to you… The David Suzuki Foundation states that the Ontario Snapping Turtle although one of the oldest living creatures on the planet is in danger of extinction…. Please read the following and send in your signature if you have a mind to…. Just do like I did and click on the link….
Demand a ban on turtle hunting in Ontario
These prehistoric creatures have existed for 40 million years, and are currently on the brink of extinction thanks to habitat loss, pollution, and fragmentation. And yet, the government of Ontario allows anyone with a hunting or fishing permit to bag up to two turtles per day. It’s high time we told the government to stop this absurd policy.
Send a letter to Michael Graevelle, the Minister of Natural Resources, insisting he take action to ban the hunt of snapping turtles across Ontario.