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In late spring, turtles are on the move to find areas to lay their eggs. Picking the perfect spot, however, may mean crossing high-traffic roads. Between May and July of 2019 the Janet L. Swanson Wildlife Hospital at the Cornell College of Veterinary Medicine rescued approximately 150 eggs from pregnant turtles – known as “gravid” turtles – that were hit by cars and too injured to survive and lay eggs on their own.