World Turtle Day 2020: World turtle day was founded by American Tortoise Rescue and was celebrated the first time in 2000. The founder of American Tortoise Rescue (ATR) is Susan Tellem and Marshall Thompson (a husband and wife team).
World Turtle Day 2020 this year
World Turtle Day is observed on May 23. The day is widely known to make folks conscious of turtle and tortoise and their habitats. This 12 month is the 20th anniversary of World Turtle Day.
Yearly since 2000, American Tortoise Rescue (ATR), a nonprofit group established in 1990, sponsors the celebrations for World Turtle Day.
American Tortoise Rescue is a non-profit organization that is dedicated to working for the rehabilitation and rescue of all different species of turtles and tortoises. The organization also works to protect the environment where these reptile species live.
World turtle day is an international event celebrated all over the world in different ways. People organize various events and activities to celebrate this day for the preservation of turtles for the upcoming generations. Spreading awareness in schools is also an important activity to make the youth aware of the risks involved with the survival of these species of the reptile family.
World Turtle Day 2020 Every Detail
The theme of world turtle day 2020 will focus on bringing attention and increasing respect and knowledge for tortoises and turtles. In addition, Motivating humans to come and help them survive.
This international event will be celebrated worldwide in various ways. People will dress up green in support of world turtle day. Multiple events will be organized. A lot of knowledge will be shared about the importance of turtles to the marine ecosystem and for the entire environment. Along with this, different ideas will be shared about the conservation of this shell covered sea creature.