Turtles are currently classified as critically endangered animals by the actions of humans. Of the 7 species of sea turtles, 6 are deemed endangered, this include Leatherbacks, Olive Ridleys, Hawksbills, Greens, Flatbacks and Loggerheads.
There is multiple reasons why human action is detrimental to life of sea turtles, and other marine wildlife.
Unsustainable Harvesting and Poaching
Sea turtles are being harvested at levels that are unsustainable across the world. Many peoples are consumers of sea turtles meat and eggs, while some use it for medicinal purposes. These practices are kill thousands of sea turtles, notably Hawksbills and Greens.
Environmental Issues: The Loss Habitat
There is a countless amount of environmental issue that play into the sea turtle's detriment. This includes, beach erosion, artificial lighting, ocean pollution and coastal development.
Use your turtle jewelry as a conversation and build awareness on the topic of turtle endangerment. The cause could benefit from public awareness as many do not realize the extent at which the issue has evolved.
Our collection of turtle jewelry is meant to inspire passion and bring attention to the a cause that is close to our hearts. We have include kinds of jewelry pieces, such as rings, bracelets, necklaces and earrings—many of which can be made into a set.