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T.E.R.P.S holds workshop for conserving local turtle habitats

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SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Saturday will be a big day for turtle conservation in the Savannah area.

The Oatland Island Wildlife Center will be hosting the Diamondback Terrapin Conservation Workshop.

The workshop is sponsored by the Terrapin Educational Research Program of Savannah (T.E.R.P.S) of Armstrong Atlantic State University.

T.E.R.P.S is holding the event with the intention to reach out to the public both to increase awareness of the issues surrounding local Diamondback Terrapin turtle conservation, as well as to enlist more volunteers.

The workshop is scheduled for 1:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Saturday.

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