In an effort to prevent extinction, the Wildlife Conservation Society is building up a colony of these Chinese yellow-headed box turtles at the Bronx Zoo.
The turtle species once lived in eastern China, but became endangered due to medicine, pollution, habitat loss, and pet trade, according to the WCS.
- Donald Trump was sworn in today as the 45th president of the United States of America. 🇺🇸
- Over 200 people were arrested as anti-Trump protesters and police clashed in Washington, DC, during the inauguration.
- As one of his first acts as president, Donald Trump announced the end of certain Obama administration climate and pollution rules.
- Flights around the country are packed with pink as people stream into Washington, DC, for the Women's March, happening the day after Donald Trump's inauguration 👩❤️👩