Turf & Rec

Did mowers kill painted turtles in wetland area?

June 28, 2017
By Mike Jiggens

Were the deaths of four painted turtles in a Lethbridge, Alta. wetlands preservation area the result of a deliberate attack or were they caused by trauma from city mowers? According to the city, the deaths weren’t caused by mowers, but an ecological consultant begs to differ.