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Hermann's Tortoise A Guide For Beginners: A Tale of Resilience and Survival

Lori Shakes

Discover the fascinating world of the Hermann's tortoise with this in-depth examination of one of the most fascinating reptiles in the world. This book takes readers on an engrossing journey through the evolutionary history, adaptations, behaviors, and conservation activities around this iconic species-from its ancient origins to its contemporary challenges.

Explore the historical origins of the Hermann's tortoise and learn how it has evolved throughout time, revealing the mechanisms behind its ability to endure and adapt to shifting environmental conditions. Discover the distinctive ecosystems of the Mediterranean area, home to a wide variety of fauna and environments that are ideal for Hermann's tortoises.

Learn about the unique mating customs, nest-building practices, and food preferences of the Hermann's tortoise, as well as the difficulties hatchlings encounter on their path to maturity and the complexities of its reproductive cycle. Learn about these amazing reptiles' feeding tactics, territorial behavior, and seasonal rhythms as they move through their native habitats.

However, the adventure is far from over. Join us as we explore the several risks that human activity poses to populations of Hermann's tortoises, ranging from poaching and climate change to habitat loss and pollution. Examine the cutting-edge conservation projects, community outreach programs, and legislative changes meant to save this iconic species for coming generations.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Independently Published
  • Publish Date: Mar 24th, 2024
  • Pages: 174
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.37in - 0.53lb
  • EAN: 9798320485904
  • Categories: Reptiles, Amphibians & Terrariums