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Organizations, Institutes, Publications and Databases

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ACT Herpetological Association (Australia)

AG - Schildkröten (German Turtle Specialist Group)

AG - Schildkröten (In English - German Turtle Specialist Group)

American Society of Ichthyologists and Herpetologists

Arcadia Project / Progetto Arcadia (T. scripta -  Italian)

Arizona Herpetological Association

Asian Turtle Consortium

Asian Turtle Crises - Hosted by  the NYTTS

Asian Turtle Conservation Network

Austrian Turtle Society (Austria)

British Chelonia Group (BCG) (UK) 

California Turtle and Tortoise Club

California Turtle and Tortoise Club - Kern County Chapter

C.A.S.H. - Champaign Area Society of Herpetoculturists

Centre d'Elevage et de Protection de la Tortue (France)

Chelonian Research Foundation  - publisher of the International Journal of Turtle and Tortoise Research - Chelonian Conservation and Biology (CC&B)

Chelonian Research Institute - Systemics resource institute headed by Peter Pritchard, Ph.D. 

Chicago Herpetological Society

Chicago Turtle Club

CNAH - The Center for North American Herpetology - web portal

Colorado Herpetological Society

Cuc Phuong Conservation Project and Turtle Conservation and Ecology Project (Vietnam)

Crocodilian, Tuatara, and Turtle Species of the World - An Online Taxonomic and Geographic Reference

Desert Tortoise Preserve Committee

Dutch Turtle and Tortoise Society (Netherlands)

Edmonton Reptile and Amphibian Society (Canada)  

The EMBL Reptile Database

EMYsystem - Searchable World Turtle Database

Euro Turtle for Conservation and Education (Sea Turtles)

FFEPT - Fédération Francophone pour l'Elevage et la Protection des Tortues (French)

Florida Turtle and Tortoise Club

Fresno Turtle and Tortoise Association

Fox Valley Herp Club

Gopher Tortoise Council

Grupo Tortuga (Argentina)

Gulf Coast Turtle and Tortoise Society

Herp Center - The Center for Reptile and Amphibian Conservation and Management

Herp Digest - Free Electronic Herpetological Newsletter by Allen Salzberg

Herpetological Conservation Trust (UK)

Herpetological Society of Finland - Suomen Herpetologinen Yhdistys (Finland)

Herp. Society of the Philippines

Homopus Research Foundation (Europe)

Hong Kong Reptile and Amphibian Society (HKRS)

Irish Association of Tortoise Keepers (Ireland)

Indiana Turtle Care (education programs, rehabilitation, rescue and adoption) 

IVIS - International Veterinary Information Service

Lake Jackson Turtle Ecopassage Project

Le Groupe Chénoniophile Associatif Breton (France)

Ma'Daerah Turtle Sanctuary

Manouria,  - The French review devoted to Chelonian biology

Massachusetts Turtle Rescue

MATTS - Mid-Atlantic Turtle and Tortoise Society

 Miami Valley Reptile and Amphibian Society

Names of the Reptiles and Amphibians of North America - by Ellin Beltz

New York Turtle and Tortoise Society  (NYTTS) - excellent Asian section

Nova Scotia Turtles

NVHT Lacerta (Netherlands)

Ontario Turtle and Tortoise Society (Canada)

Ontario Herpers

Reptile R.O.P.E.

ReptileZoo Iguana (Dutch)

Rio Grande Turtle and Tortoise Club

Sacramento Turtle and Tortoise Club

San Diego Turtle and Tortoise Society

Savannah River Ecology Laboratory - Herpetology

Schildkröten-Interessengemeinschaft Schweiz (Switzerland)

Schildkrötenfreund Österreich (Austrian)

Second Chance Reptiles - Reptile Rescue and Rehoming Centre (UK)

Snapping Turtle Page -

Societa' ItalianaVeterinari Animali Esotici

Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles

SOPTOM - Village de Tortues (France)

South Coast Herpetological. Society (Australia)

Southern New England Herpetological Association

Studbook Breeding Programme Pyxis arachnoides: (Europe) 
Temaiken Foundation - Argentina

Terrapin Institute - Terrapin Research Consortium


Tewksbury Herpetological Institute's Complete Chelonian Taxonomy List

The Turtle and Tortoise Club of Florida

The Turtle Center

The Turtle Ranch (rehabilitation, rescue)

TortoiseAid International's excellent Asian Turtle Crises pages

Tortoise Group - Las Vegas, Nevada - Organization for the Protection of Nevada's Resident Tortoises

Tortoise Reserve

Tortoise Trust  (United Kingdom)

Turtle and Tortoise Newsletter 

Turtle Homes

Turtle Survival Alliance

Utah Turtle Society

Victorian Herpetological Society  (Australia) Please note: there is a java script on this page that converts the "back" button of your browser into a reload of the VHS Home page.  Open this link in a new window if you wish to return here after visiting their page.

Western New York Herpetological Society

Wild Aid

Wisconsin Herpetological Homepage - Wisconsin Public Museum

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