Turkish Angora cats are known for their heterochromatic eyes.

Wildlife Native to Turkey

Turkey’s native wildlife includes over 80,000 species and subspecies from migratory birds to ancient species of lions to two almost extinct sea creatures.

Clear turquoise water on the Aegean coast of Turkey.

Turkey’s Regional Climates

Turkey’s climate varies greatly by region. Here’s what kind of weather to expect year-round in the Marmara, Aegean, Mediterranean, and Anatolian areas.