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Saving the weird and wonderful matamata turtle

Face of a matamata turtle that appears to be smiling
Who couldn't fall in love with that face?! | Photo by True Bavarian, no changes made, CC by attribution 2.0

Our postdoctoral scientist Dr. Diego Cardeñosa and team of airport scientists and authorities are using DNA toolkit to return illegally trafficked matamata turtles to their home river in Colombia.

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