Every day is Turtle Day when you're an ocean campaigner…
When I heard it was World Turtle Day, I hatched a plan. I know that to an international audience 'turtle' covers a multitude of reptile species, but rather than getting all Queens' English-y over what is a tortoise, a terrapin or a turtle, I thought this was a good opportunity to focus in on the seven amazing species that roam our oceans – the sea turtles.
And there are three good reasons: they are awesome; no one will dispute calling them 'turtles'; and six out of seven species are endangered, thanks to us – so they need some love.
So here is everything you needed to know about sea turtles, in a handy, shareable blog.
Sea turtles are ocean wanderers. Females return to the beach they were born on to lay their eggs, but males hav... Read more >