Did you know?
SLGO is the first integrated ocean observing system in Canada.
The following species can be observed in the Rivière des Mille Îles:
Pet store turtles come from breeding farms in the southern US or from tropical countries; they should never be released in the wilderness. They are not from this area; they have difficulty surviving in a natural environment and they are a menace to wild turtles of Quebec.
The most common pet store turtle is the Red-Eared Slider, an exotic species. If you believe you have seen such a turtle into the wild, please make sure to let us know.
To help with identification, please see our brochure:
Contact us, we will gladly assist!
Éco-Nature | Parc de la Rivière-des-Mille-Îles
345, boulevard Sainte-Rose
Laval (Québec) H7L 5P2
Telephone: 450-622-1020 ext. 231
This data dissemination project was undertaken with the financial support of: