How long can turtles stay under water?

Answer When active, turtles must regularly take a breath of air every couple of minutes, but when gliding or resting, they can hold their breath for up to two hours. Larger turtle species can generally st... Read More »

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How long can water stay in a kids pool?

If you do not have a pump and filter, pool water must be drained once weekly. This applies to pools that contain 200 to 4,000 gallons of water, are no larger than 15 feet and no deeper than 3 feet.... Read More »

How long can red-eared sliders stay out of water?

The red-eared slider can live out of water for an indefinite amount of time. They have been known to stay in their home ranges through droughts that cause the waterway to completely dry up.Referenc... Read More »

How long can red ear sliders be under water?

The length of time red ear slider turtles can remain underwater varies. They can hold their breath and swim for around 10 minutes, but sleep for an hour or more. In hibernation, their metabolism sl... Read More »

How long does a water bottle stay in a landfill?

According to the Nevada Division of Environmental Protection, there is some contention over how long plastic bottles take to degrade due to differences in production methods. The organization esti... Read More »