Radiated Tortoise -- Madagascar -- These tortoises are critically endangered due to habitat loss, being poached for food, and being over-exploited in the pet trade. In March smugglers were arrested, carrying a single bag containing 21 radiated tortoises.
Smooth Snake-Necked Turtle As its name implies, the neck of Chelodina longicollis is disproportionately long. It also has webbed toes, claws and warty skin which is a gray color. The habitat for most of these turtles is close to streams, rivers, swamps an