World Sea Turtle Day- Current Affairs 2022

World Sea Turtle Day is observed every year on June 16. This day is celebrated to save this aquatic species from extinction. It highlights the importance of sea turtles in the marine system.

AIR correspondent reports,The sea turtles are magnificent creatures that live as the keystone species on the ocean body. Not only are sea turtles beautiful animals, but they also show incredible perseverance and resiliency.

Sea turtles that feed on seagrass and soft corals are heralded as ecosystem engineers. Green turtles graze on seagrass, preventing seagrass beds from becoming overgrown and stimulating new growth.