Make Girl Scout World Thinking Day SWAPs with printed facts about your country, an outline of it's shape and ribbons with the colors of the flag. There are 6 different facts (24 tags each). Choose from many different countries. Kit makes 96 and is available at MakingFriends.com
Radiated tortoise (Astrochelys radiata). Native to Madagascar, this beautiful tortoise species is critically endangered due to habitat loss, poaching and collection for the pet trade. The species grows to a length of about 16 inches, and they can weigh about 35 pounds. Like many tortoise species, the radiated tortoise can enjoy a long life. In fact, the oldest radiated tortoise on record was Tu'i Malila, who died at an estimated 188 years of age!