Marine Corps Teams with Scientists to Save a Few Good Species

On the latest episode of Armed With Science on Defense TV, we take a look at the Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center’s Tortoise “Head Start” program. The program is designed to protect the soft-shelled tortoises from predators and contributes critical information that could help to bolster the reptile’s declining populations.

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