answersLogoWhite

0


Best Answer

I live in Florida and have severial species of turles, in my experience with turtles and rain are the following

Most water turtles stay submerged when a storm is coming or overhead, I have watched this behavoir in my pond over the past severial years, I'm asuming this is to protect them selves from and lighting and flying / falling debre as their head are above water (exposed)

After the rain have passed,

-Some are leaving for slower moving water (rain increase the flow of most lakes, creeks, rivers

-Males are in pursut of a mating partner

-females are in pursut of a mating partner

-females will move about after a good ran so they can find a safe none flooded area to lay eggs (the eggs will drown if they get submerged in a poodle)

-do not forget that water turtle prefere to stay wet, moving around after a rain helps with this problem

-water turtles can not swallow with the ad of water to help take the food down the throat, after a rain all is wet

User Avatar

Wiki User

โˆ™ 2011-09-13 14:05:05
This answer is:
User Avatar
Study guides

In the book The Westing Game what special talent did Theo possess

Why was Doug Hoo stationed outside the Westing house

In the Westing game what did turtle encounter upon entering the house

What is a way social climber can be used in a sentence

โžก๏ธ
See all cards
2.62
โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…โ˜†โ˜…
8 Reviews

Add your answer:

Earn +20 pts
Q: Why do turtles cross the road after a rain?
Write your answer...
Submit
Still have questions?
magnify glass
imp
People also asked