Atascadero's Charles Paddock Zoo director Alan Baker holds up a red-eared slider, foreground, and a Pacific pond turtle that were rescued from the nearly dry Atascadero Lake.
Atascadero's Charles Paddock Zoo director Alan Baker holds up a red-eared slider, foreground, and a Pacific pond turtle that were rescued from the nearly dry Atascadero Lake. jjohnston@thetribunenews.com
Atascadero's Charles Paddock Zoo director Alan Baker holds up a red-eared slider, foreground, and a Pacific pond turtle that were rescued from the nearly dry Atascadero Lake. jjohnston@thetribunenews.com

Atascadero Lake's turtles, left high and dry, find refuge at zoo

August 28, 2014 7:11 PM