May 23 is World Turtle Day

Hawaiian Green Sea Turtle

Image via Wikipedia

Did you know that almost half the world’s turtle species are considered threatened?

Founded in 1990, the American Tortoise Rescue sponsors May 23rd each year to “increase respect and knowledge for the world’s oldest creatures”.

Here is a link where you can learn more about sea turtles. Please take some time to share your knowledge about these ancient creatures with your friends and family!

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