May 23: World Turtle Day
World Turtle Day® was created in 2000 to celebrate and protect turtles and their disappearing habitats around the world.
World Turtle Day Banner
Use this banner on social media to share FCIT’s collection of teaching resources about turtles.
Stereoview of green turtles in Key West. The lengthy description on from the stereoview card back describes how green turtles lay their eggs on land and how turtle hunters catch them by flipping them over on their backs. Image from the Exploring Florida website. Red/blue 3D glasses required for viewing.