Happy World Turtle Day!

Real Estate Agent with Frankly Real Estate Inc.

Happy World Turtle Day!

According to Ecology Global Network  May 23rd is World Turtle Day!  The American Tortoise Rescue started World Turtle Day in an effort to raise awareness about turtles around the world. Turtles are important to our environment, they have been on the earth for 200 million years in oceans, ponds and on land on every continent except Antarctica.

Happy World Turtle Day!

Turtles are very interesting to learn about, for example, did you know some female turtles produce eggs four years after mating? Did you know turtles range in size from 4” to 10’? Did you know many turtles are expert climbers? Check out Turtle Facts for more interesting info about Turtles today & raise your awareness.

Happy World Turtle Day!



Re-Blogged 1 time:

Re-Blogged By Re-Blogged At
  1. Cathy Criado 05/23/2012 05:09 AM
ActiveRain Community
Out Of The Box!
Pet Friendly Real Estate
Dedicated Bloggers
Diary of a Realtor
world turtle day

Post a Comment
Spam prevention
Spam prevention
Show All Comments
Cathy Criado
Criado Realty - San Antonio, TX
Making Real Estate Profitable

Thank you for posting this!  I didn't know there was such a thing.


May 23, 2012 05:12 AM #1
Marte Cliff
Marte Cliff Copywriting - Priest River, ID
your real estate writer

Diane - It made me sad lately when someone sent me photos showing the reason why sea turtles are dying out in some areas... dozens and dozens of humans digging up the eggs and carting them away to be sold.

I need to follow your link and see what I can learn. For instance, I wonder where our turtles go in winter? The ponds they inhabit here in N. Idaho freeze over, so...?

May 23, 2012 05:32 AM #2
Mike Cooper
Cornerstone Business Group Inc - Winchester, VA
Your Winchester, VA Real Estate Sales Pro

Interesting info, Diane.  I was a big turtle fan when I was a kid.  I had a bunch of them as pets, and to this day I am entertained when I see one lumbering along the road.  I normally stop and help them across the street.  

May 23, 2012 10:30 AM #3
Chris Ann Cleland
Long and Foster REALTORS®, Gainesville, VA - Bristow, VA
Associate Broker, Bristow, VA

What a cool day and I'm sorry I missed it.  Last year we had a resident turtle in our mulch bed.  Sad that she is not back this year.  

Jun 04, 2012 03:28 AM #4
Paul Gapski
Berkshire Hathaway / Prudential Ca Realty - El Cajon, CA
619-504-8999,#1 Resource SD Relo

Thank you for sharing your blog; we need Real estate Professionals to share their comments and information regarding their markets and experiences. Thanks again from beautiful Sunny San Diego

Sep 10, 2012 01:16 AM #5
Post a Comment
Spam prevention
Show All Comments

What's the reason you're reporting this blog entry?

Are you sure you want to report this blog entry as spam?


Diane M. Phillips Realtor 443-286-4365

Specializing in Carroll Co., MD
I love answering real estate questions. Ask me anything!
Spam prevention

Additional Information