Wildlife Watch: Hibernation time for spiny soft shell turtles

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BURLINGTON, Vt. (WCAX) Vermont's population of spiny soft shell turtles -- found only in Lake Champlain -- are getting ready to hibernate.

Courtesy: ECHO, Leahy Center for Lake Champlain

Our Ike Bendavid spoke with Ira Powsner at ECHO, Leahy Center for Lake Champlain, to see what's happening with the turtles as they prepare for winter and how biologists are helping to protect the growing population.