Desert Tortoise Conservation Center/Translocation

Clark County Desert Tortoise Transfer and Holding Facility

    • Handled 16,000+ Desert Tortoises Over 16 Years
    • County Wide Desert Tortoise Hotline & Pick Up Services
    • Collected 1,350 Desert Tortoises Annually

Bureau of Land Management Desert Tortoise Conservation

  • Care & Husbandry for 1,700 Research Desert Tortoises Annually
  • Coordinated & Worked with Researchers from USFWS, BLM, NDOW, National Park Service, Smithsonian

Clark County Desert Tortoise Translocation Program

  • Translocated 7,000 Desert Tortoises to the Large-Scale Translocation Study Site (LSTS) for Over 11 Years
  • Coordinated & Worked with USFWS, USGS Biological Division & UNR