Fish Amnesty Day - September
Sat, Sep 24, 2022

Fish Amnesty Day

Fish Amnesty Day is a holiday dedicated to marine life, celebrated every year on the fourth Saturday of September, in 2022 this day falls on September 24th. Fish are part of wildlife and deserve attention and respect. Unfortunately, careless handling of the environment, climate change, uncontrolled fishing have led to the fact that the fish population in rivers, seas and oceans has declined sharply. That’s why it’s so important to learn more about fish and protect them.


Fish Amnesty Day was founded with one goal in mind – to show people that fish is essential to human life. According to statistics, much more inhabitants of water bodies are killed annually for food than animals. The fact is that some people refuse meat, but continue to eat seafood. In addition, many people mistakenly believe that fish are not capable of feeling anything.

Interesting Facts

  • Fish are amazing creatures, they come in different shapes and colors, there are almost no water bodies on the planet where these creatures would not be found.
  • Fish have a complex social structure, they are sociable, recognize their own kind, create flocks.
  • It has been proven that fish are able to learn and even transfer knowledge, assimilate the language of other inhabitants of water bodies.
  • The inhabitants of the reservoirs exist on the planet for about 450 million years.

How to mark

Cruelty to fish is unacceptable and unacceptable, so spend Fish Amnesty Day protecting these amazing creatures. Promote the ideas of vegetarianism, eat only plant foods. Write more information about the benefits and importance of fish on social networks. Go scuba diving and see how diverse and unique the world of waters is.

When is Fish Amnesty Day celebrated in 2022?

Fish Amnesty Day is observed on the fourth Saturday of September each year.


Weekday Month Day Year
Saturday September 24 2022
Saturday September 23 2023
Saturday September 28 2024
Saturday September 27 2025
Saturday September 26 2026

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