All around the world, across habitats, across taxa and for all kinds of reasons, once-discovered species have fallen off our radar. These lost species are animals or plants that have gone unseen for years or decades and are feared possibly extinct. This collaborative effort between the Turtle Conservancy, Global Wildlife Conservation, and many others has been undertaken to search for the 25 most wanted lost species...
Join us in celebrating #WorldTurtleDay! and help bring attention to, and increase knowledge of and respect for, turtles and tortoises, and encourage human action to help them survive and thrive.
World Turtle Day is celebrated around the globe in a variety of ways, from dressing up as turtles or wearing green summer dresses, to saving turtles caught on highways, to research activities.
This past week we celebrated Earth Day. Watch the video to see what Salman Rushdie (Author of Midnight’s Children), Milla Jovovich (Actor - Resident Evil), Manon von Gerkan (Designer), Juno Temple (Actor - Black Mass, Dark Knight Rises) and Famke Janssen (Actor - Golden Eye, X-Men) think about our planet and the creatures we share it with. s