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No one should wear turtle shell…except a turtle!

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Many travelers buy turtle shell jewelry and gifts without realizing they’re made from the shells of critically endangered hawksbill turtles.
To help reverse this trend, Viaventure just partnered with SEE Turtles’ “Too Rare to Wear” campaign. How can you help? Learn how to spot turtle shell in souvenir shops; encourage vendors to sell alternative products; never, ever buy turtle shell … and spread the word!
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