An illegally painted gopher turtle. The FWC is asking Floridians to remember that it is illegal to paint turtle shells because it is harmful to the animal.
An illegally painted gopher turtle. The FWC is asking Floridians to remember that it is illegal to paint turtle shells because it is harmful to the animal. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
An illegally painted gopher turtle. The FWC is asking Floridians to remember that it is illegal to paint turtle shells because it is harmful to the animal. Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission

Please don’t paint Florida turtles, wildlife cops plead

August 07, 2016 10:49 AM

More Videos

Trump feuds with Congresswoman over call to fallen soldier's widow 1:16

Trump feuds with Congresswoman over call to fallen soldier's widow

Tense police car chase in Puerto Rico 3:39

Tense police car chase in Puerto Rico

Trump addresses relationship with Congress, soldier deaths in Niger and more 3:07

Trump addresses relationship with Congress, soldier deaths in Niger and more

Lawmakers tour Miami-Dade juvenile lockup 1:35

Lawmakers tour Miami-Dade juvenile lockup

Miami Beach police chief holds press conference after woman is killed by officer 1:35

Miami Beach police chief holds press conference after woman is killed by officer

Dolphins coach Adam Gase says he only listens to himself on coaching decisions 1:14

Dolphins coach Adam Gase says he only listens to himself on coaching decisions

How the Caribbean is trying to ‘Return to Happiness’ post hurricanes Irma and Maria 2:09

How the Caribbean is trying to ‘Return to Happiness’ post hurricanes Irma and Maria

Heat coach Erik Spoelstra after Heat’s 116-109 loss to Magic 2:17

Heat coach Erik Spoelstra after Heat’s 116-109 loss to Magic

Man is shot to death sitting next to daughter and 1-year-old grandson 0:30

Man is shot to death sitting next to daughter and 1-year-old grandson

Heat's Kelly Olynyk on first game with Heat 2:39

Heat's Kelly Olynyk on first game with Heat

  • Miami mayor makes case for infrastructure improvements to protect from King Tide flooding

    City of Miami mayor Tomás Regalado, inspects "King Tide" flooding at the intersection of 10 ave. and northeast 79th st.