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Q.Turtles bury eggs in my garden. Will mulch prevent hatchlings from emerging?

Zone Zone 6b (Norwell, MA) | pondrama added on June 30, 2019 | Answered

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Answered on July 1, 2019

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It is advised not to disturb turtle beds, as many are endangered species, and doing so could be considered illegal in many places.

This article will help you to know what to do next, and how to prevent this in the future: https://www.gardeningknowhow.com/plant-problems/pests/animals/controlling-turtles-in-gardens.htm

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