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Third Annual Turtle Release



Third Annual Turtle Release Event

Thursday, August 30, 2018 from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m.

Morrison Dam Conservation Area (Morrison Reservoir ... Morrison Lake)

71108 Morrison Line, 2 km east of Exeter, south of Highway 83.

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Join the Huron Stewardship Council and Ausable Bayfield Conservation as we release Painted Turtle and Snapping Turtle hatchlings back into the wild.

You are invited on Thursday, August 30, 2018 to enjoy interaction with live reptiles, guided nature walks, and displays about conservation and our native reptiles. Reptile-themed merchandise will be available for purchase.

Admission is free, but freewill donations to the Ontario Turtle Conservation Centre are encouraged. 

This family-friendly event will proceed rain or shine.

To learn about the success of last year's event read this news item:

More details are to be released shortly about the 2018 event. Visit the websites at and for updates in the coming days.

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