New App Lets You Help Gopher Tortoises

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With gopher tortoise breeding season under way, Floridians will be seeing an increasing number of these tank-like reptiles making their slow dash across area roads.

People can help tortoises not only by not running them over but also by using a new smartphone app to report sightings to the Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission.

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