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Eco- Holidays!

February 12, 2018

 

 

 

  • Green New Year’s Resolution – Jan. 1 (a made up holiday, but why not participate?)

     

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    World Wetlands Day – Feb. 2

     

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    World Sparrow Day – March 20

     

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    World Forestry Day – March 21

     

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    World Water Day – March 22

     

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    World Meteorological Day – March 23

     

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    Earth Hour – Last Saturday of March

     

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    Earth Day – April 22

     

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    Chemists Celebrate Earth Day – April 22

     

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    Arbor Day – Last Friday in April (each state also has its own observation based on best tree planting time)

     

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    Green Up Day – first Saturday of May in Vermont

     

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    International Migratory Bird Day – Second Saturday in May in the U.S. and Canada

     

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    Greenery Day – May 4 in Japan (previously April 29)

     

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    International Day for Biological Diversity (World Biodiversity Day) – May 22

     

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    Bike-to-Work Day – Third Friday in May

     

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    National Trails Day – First Saturday in June

     

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    World Environment Day – June 5

     

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    World Oceans Day – June 8

     

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    Global Wind Day – June 15

     

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    World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought – June 17

     

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    World Population Day – July 11

     

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    International Tiger Day – July 29

     

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    National Wildlife Day – Sept. 4

     

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    International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer – Sept. 16

     

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    Clean Up the World Weekend – Third weekend in September

     

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    Zero Emissions Day – Sept. 21

     

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    International Day of Peace – Sept. 21

     

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    World Car Free Day – Sept. 22

     

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    Ecological Debt Day (Earth Overshoot Day) – Aug. 20 in 2013 but changes. It’s the (claimed) approximate calendar date on which humanity’s resource consumption for the year exceeds Earth’s capacity to regenerate those resources that year. Since 2001, Overshoot Day has moved ahead by an average of three days per year.

     

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    World Rivers Day – Every last Sunday in September

     

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    World Habitat Day – First Monday in October

     

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    World Vegetarian Day – Oct. 1

     

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    World Animal Day – Oct. 4

     

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    International Day for Natural Disaster Reduction – Second Wednesday in October

     

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    World Planting Day – Oct. 22

     

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    International Day of Climate Action – Oct. 24

     

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    World Vegan Day – Nov. 1

     

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    International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict – Nov. 6

     

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    America Recycles Day – Nov. 15(ish)

     

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    World Soil Day – Dec. 5

     

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    International Mountain Day – Dec. 11

     

 

Here are special week-long, year-long and even decade-long environmental/ earth related events. Keep in mind, the actual dates vary by year.

 

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    National Park Week – April 19-27

     

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    Dark Sky Week – April 20-26

     

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    Bike to Work Week Victoria

     

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    National Clean Beaches Week – July 1-7

     

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    Conservation Week

     

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    European Mobility Week – Sept. 16-22

     

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    Bike Week – Second week in June

     

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    Recycle Week – June 20-26

     

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    Green Office Week

     

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    Junk Mail Awareness Week – First week of October

     

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    European Week for Waste Reduction (EWWR) – Nine days, last complete week in November

     

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    No Car Day – Week of Sept. 22 in China

     

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    United Nations Decade of Education for Sustainable Development – 2005-2014

     

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    Water for Life Decade – 2005-2015

     

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    United Nations Decade on Biodiversity – 2010-2020

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