Symposium Registration Now Open!
The 45th Annual Desert Tortoise Council Symposium will take place Feb 20-23, 2020 at the Excalibur Hotel in Las Vegas. Register by Jan 21 for early-bird rates. Join/Renew your membership for reduced rates. Reserve your room at the Excalibur by Jan 21. Click below or visit our Symposium section for details about registration, reservations, sponsorship, the raffle and auction, call for papers, presentation guidelines, awards, the photo contest and more…
A new, comprehensive account of Agassiz’s desert tortoise by Kristin H. Berry and Robert W. Murphy has been published by the Chelonian Research Foundation and Turtle Conservancy in association with the IUCN/SSC Tortoise and Freshwater Turtle Specialist Group, Global Wildlife Conservation, Turtle Conservation Fund, and International Union for Conservation of Nature / Species Survival Commission.