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Winter of nurturing over, turtles splash into wild

Program aims to raise survival odds

By Christine Legere
Globe Correspondent / June 5, 2008

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MIDDLEBOROUGH - As a crowd of well-wishers watched, 137 yearling northern red-bellied cooters - who spent the winter in a special head-start program for the endangered turtles in Westborough - were released this week into the wilds of Great Quittacas and Pocksha ponds. (Full article: 861 words)

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