Sea turtles are amazing creatures that play a vital role in the health of our oceans. June 16th is World Sea Turtle Day, but we want to spread awareness and educate to make a difference for sea turtles year-round. So, put your knowledge to the test and take our quiz! When we know more about them, we're better equipped to help keep them safe.
Of the 7 sea turtle species in the world, 6 of them nest in the United States and all six are classified as threatened or endangered under the Endangered Species Act. Here are 10 ways you can support the conservation of wild sea turtles around the world...
It costs nothing at all to be kind. Think about the last time you went out of your way to be kind and make someone feel cared for. Didn’t it make your day too? Not only do kind acts make others happy, but research also suggests that being kind to others increases our own happiness.
As consumers, we have so much power to change the world just by being conscious about what we are buying, and actively support the companies promoting sustainability. So many eco-conscious companies also give back to various non-profit organizations that they support, making every purchase a ‘win-win’ situation.
"We all have those t-shirts we’ve loved a bit too much. As we are decluttering our homes, we often overlook items that could have a second life. When it comes to t-shirts and other apparel, do notthrow them out!"