World Wildlife Day 2017

World Wildlife Day 2017 theme is "Listen to the young voices"

Origin of the day

The United Nations is emphasizing the inherent respects and efforts of wild animals as well as plants, especially endangered and also protected species, by devoting 2nd March being ‘World Wildlife Day.’

Wild Life Week 2015 will be prominently celebrated from Friday (2nd of October) to the Thursday (8th of October).

World Wildlife Day is a chance to enjoy the numerous beautiful as well as diverse kinds of wild fauna and flora in order to increase consciousness of the plethora of advantages that preservation offers to people. Simultaneously, the Occasion reminds us of the urgent to intensify the battle against wildlife offense, which includes extensive economic, environment and sociable impacts.

Importance of the day

Animals has an inherent value as well as plays a role in the environmental, genetic, sociable, economic, medical, educational, ethnic, recreational and visual facets of ecological growth and man welfare. For these reasons, almost all member Claims, the United Nations method as well as other international institutions, in addition to civil society, non-governmental companies and also individuals, are asked to notice and to get involved with this global special event of wildlife.

The concept behind this is exactly to create wildlife offense a serious criminal insult. Previously it is usually been seen generally like a misdemeanor, something such as a parking entry. A significant crime is understood to be a crime with the very least sentence of 4 years. So we are now looking to boost the fines to cause them to become serious to have the ability to stop this uptake that we’ve observed in animals crime.

How to celebrate the day

Plan an outing with your loved ones where children can certainly obtain all the studying the wild life preservation and upkeep. They should understand the important characteristics of the wild life in their very own life. Parents can certainly better help kids to realize that character is an attractive God gift which must be conserved and proud. A few of the related factors are:

  • Kids ought to be inspired to find out more aspects of the different animals in order to take part in the quiz competitors to boost their information.
  • Follow brand new fun packed routines (like tale telling, enjoying animals charades, Panda making, creating rain art and so on) to get their needs and valuable consideration.
  • Planting the shrub is a large participation to the Wild Life Week strategy.
  • Organize certain game as well as music routines for instance fun facts, puzzles, mazes as well as animal piano for the children to enjoy environment.
  • Teach the children regarding wild life by means of the posters, card or conversation.


  • To help make people a lot more conscious of the preservation and security of the wild life.
  • To concentrate the people’s consideration in the direction of the significance of preservation of the wild life.
  • To put into practice more expert services to protect the wild life.
  • To talk about all the problems associated with the maintenance of the wild life.

Quotes about Wildlife

"Dams have harmed our wildlife and made rivers less useful for recreation."
- Stephen Ambrose

"Plans to protect air and water, wilderness and wildlife are in fact plans to protect man."
- Stewart Udall

"Walking is my main method of relaxation. I don't go over my lines or try to solve the world's problems, I just enjoy the scenery and the wildlife."
- Kevin Whately

"The continued existence of wildlife and wilderness is important to the quality of life of humans."
- Jim Fowler

"I feel like I'm nothing without wildlife. They are the stars. I feel awkward without them."
- Bindi Irwin

"The quicker we humans learn that saving open space and wildlife is critical to our welfare and quality of life, maybe we'll start thinking of doing something about it."
- Jim Fowler

"When I arrived on the planet, there were only two billion. Wildlife was more abundant, we were less so; now the situation is reversed."
- Sylvia Earle

"I love travelling and going on wildlife safaris. I have an interest in astronomy. I like reading on current affairs, business and science. I love doing nothing if I can help it."
- Viswanathan Anand

"If we drill the hell out of everything, including protected public lands and fragile regions like the Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, America can emerge as an 'energy superpower.'"
- Jeff Goodell

"No one is more keen than me to see the Hunting Act repealed, because I believe in the management of wildlife."
- Owen Paterson

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