Visiting One of the Last Populations of Geometric Tortoises

June 24, 2016

In early June I traveled to South Africa in search of one of the world’s rarest tortoise species, the Geometric Tortoise (Psammbotes¬†geometricus).¬†It was an emotional experience for a number of reasons. First, this is a species that has captured my imagination since I was a child. Second, I took my son, Max, now 10 years Read more