World Turtle Day History
World Turtle Day is a celebration started by the American Tortoise Rescue in 2000 to raise awareness about turtles and tortoises. As many species become increasingly more vulnerable, with some being critically endangered, the goal is to get people to act towards saving these animals.
World Turtle Day Facts
World Turtle Day Top Events and Things to Do
World Turtle Day References and Related Siteswww.worldturtleday.org: American Tortoise Rescue www.seeturtles.org: Sea Turtles, Sea Turtle Threats www.britannica.com: Encyclopedia Britannica