Considered ecologically extinct in the wild, Burmese star tortoise population has grown to more than 14,000 individuals

The Burmese star tortoise (Geochelone platynota), a medium-sized tortoise found only in Myanmar's central dry zone, has been brought back from the brink of extinction thanks to an aggressive captive-breeding effort spearheaded by a team of conservationists and government partners.

Considered ecologically extinct in the wild, Burmese star tortoise population has grown to more than 14,000 individuals

The Burmese star tortoise (Geochelone platynota), a medium-sized tortoise found only in Myanmar's central dry zone, has been brought back from the brink of extinction thanks to an aggressive ...

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