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Gopher Tortoise Crossing Sign, Lake Wales, FL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member 94RedRover
N 27° 56.111 W 081° 34.304
17R E 443751 N 3090153
Quick Description: Upon entering the Bok Tower Sanctuary, while crossing through the vast orange groves, this surprising sign is a hint of what is to come...
Location: Florida, United States
Date Posted: 5/23/2008 4:08:29 AM
Waymark Code: WM3VQ2
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member PeanutsParents
Views: 17

Long Description:
The Gopher Tortoise is the "Landlord of the Longleaf Pine/Sandhill Community" here in the sanctuary. We weren't lucky enough to have seen one of the tortoises while in the gardens, but I have to admit I wasn't really looking for them. With the beauty of the gardens and tower, they were probably right under my feet...
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