California Turtle & Tortoise Club

Dedicated to Turtle and Tortoise Preservation,
Conservation and Education Since 1964

Resource Links

Turtle & Tortoise Organizations

United States | International
CTTC Chapters

United States


CTTC Chapters

Turtle/Tortoise Genera: Species-specific Sites

Box Turtles

Desert Tortoises

Giant Tortoises

Sea Turtles


Water Turtles

Turtle and Tortoise Biology

Turtle Anatomy and Physiology

Turtle Conservation and Ecology

Desert Tortoise Conservation

Turtles and Global Climate Change

Turtle Fossils, Evolution, Taxonomy and Phylogenys

Turtle Molecular Biology

Turtle and Tortoise Health

Chelonian Bibliographies

Turtle Checklists by State or Region

United States | International

United States

U.S. States and Regions


Turtle and Tortoise Publications and Media

Turtle and Tortoise Adoptions and Rescues

Food and Nutrition Sites

Raising food for your turtles; determining the nutritional value of fruits and vegetables in your turtle's diets.

Turtles in Human Art and Culture

Turtle Tourism / Seeing Turtles in the Wild

Turtle Listserves / Internet Chat / Mailing Lists

Turtle and Tortoise Search Engines, Portals and Directories

Turtle and Tortoise Web Pages

Sites listed below have turtles and tortoises as a major focus. There are thousands of other general reptile sites that may provide some chelonian information. Go to General Herpetology for sites with extensive links to general reptile sites.

These web sites are listed for informational purposes only. Opinions expressed are those of the web site owners and do not necessarily represent those of the California Turtle & Tortoise Club, its staff or membership.

General Herpetology Sites

There are many excellent general herpetological sites. The sites below have links to many of these including local Herpetological Societies, national organizations and other potential sources of information.

Salmonella Information

Ponds and Aquaria

Climate Information

Animals, Zoos, Collections and Studbooks

Conservation and Environment

Desert Conservation | Conservation & Environment

Desert Conservation

General Conservation and Environment

Plants and Wildflowers

Poisonous Plants

Government and Law

Last updated:  31-Mar-2024