2020 Annual Symposium
The Desert Tortoise Council will celebrate its 45th Annual Symposium February 20-23, 2020, at the Excalibur Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas, Nevada. We have general information and details from the 2019 event and we’re starting to post 2020-related documents in our Annual Symposium section. Please review this information and check back in the coming months for more about the 2020 symposium.
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.