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POSTED: Monday, May 13, 2013 - 6:00am

UPDATED: Monday, May 13, 2013 - 6:14am

Zoo officials plan to release sea turtle rescued from freshwater pond

The Houston Chronicle is reporting; The Houston Zoo is giving a big head start to some endangered animals that are being rehabilitated and released into the wild.

The species include the Attwater's prairie chicken, five species of sea turtles, and the Houston Toad, which disappeared from Houston in the 1960s following extensive drought and urban expansion.

To read more, head to The Houston Chronicle's website: http://www.chron.com/news/houston-texas/houston/article/Houston-Zoo-now-letting-endangered-animals-go-free-4503401.php?cmpid=houtexhcat
 

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