Turtles of Calvert County

photo by Michelle Daubon

  • Eastern Musk Turtle (Stinkpot)*
  • Eastern Mud Turtle
  • Eastern Box Turtle
  • Spotted Turtle*
  • Northern Diamond-backed terrapin
  • Painted Turtle
  • Red-eared Slider (introduced)
  • Northern Red-bellied Cooter
  • Eastern Snapping Turtle
  • Loggerhead Sea Turtle*
  • Kemp's Ridley Sea Turtle*
  • Green Sea Turtle*
  • Leatherback Sea Turtle*
  • Atlantic Hawksbill Sea Turtle*

*The Maryland Herp Atlas requires photographic or recorded (frogs) verification of these species.


Battle Creek Nature Education Society is dedicated to
the protection and preservation of Calvert County’s natural heritage
and the creation of an environmentally literate and aware community.
We provide opportunities for appreciation and understanding of our natural world through
our outreach initiatives and in support of the mission of the Calvert County Natural Resources Division.
BCNES is a 501(c)3 organization.

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