Turning up the heat: how turtle hatchlings respond to environmental temperature

Dr. Amanda Wilson Carter works with turtles to see how heatwaves effect the development of the turtle. She addresses how climate change might effect turtles over time.

One way to better predict sex ratios in species with temperature-dependent sex determination

Dr. Amanda Wilson Carter studies turtles and different types of laboratory incubation methods. Here, she looks at the difference between constant and fluctuating temperatures on turtle development.