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Eagle Scout project benefits turtles

 

Last updated 4/18/2022 at 10:26am

Fountain Creek Nature Center

Tyler Blixt works on the log for turtles at the Fountain Creek Nature Center pond.

Eagle Scout project benefits turtles

The staff, volunteers and turtles at the Fountain Creek Nature Center are thanking a Boy Scout for making life a little better for turtles who live there. Tyler Blixt, a junior at Cheyenne Mountain High School and member of Troop 110, recently completed his Eagle Scout project at Fountain Creek Nature Center. According to staff, the Nature Center pond used to have a few logs that turtles enjoyed basking on, but over time they sank or floated away.

"Visitors – and staff – missed being able to see the turtles enjoy the sun," a spokesperson said. "Tyle...



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