QUEENSLAND'S punk Mary River turtle - which has the ability to breathe through its genitals - is making international headlines.
BOB Irwin has called for a review of Queensland’s animal cruelty provisions, which allows turtles to suffer over several days before being dismembered alive.
Pets & Animals
BABY turtles in the Mary River are now sporting some tiny tracking devices to record their movements and help manage their environment.
MARIANA Campbell is spending the next few months studying the Mary River turtle.
ENVIRONMENT Minister Peter Garrett has given his final no to the Traveston Crossing Dam proposal.