World Turtle Day 2022- All You Need To Know

World Turtle Day 2022- All You Need To Know

This year's theme for World Turtle Day is "Shellebrate". The theme asks "everyone to Love and Save Turtles".

Tortoises and turtles play an important role in the ecological design of Earth.

These reptiles are known to survive and thrive across a range of diverse habitats around the globe.

In order to acknowledge the importance of these creatures on Earth, World Turtle Day is celebrated on May 23.

This nonprofit organisation was established in 1990 and it started marking World Turtle Day in 2001.

This is the 22nd International World Turtle Day that they are celebrating and re-sheltered more than 4,000 turtles and tortoises.

International World Turtle Day is a time to celebrate the importance of these creatures in our environment.

Susan Tellem says, “Ideally, all turtles should live in the wild, but realistically this is not always possible.