APRIL 22 = EARTH DAY!

  • Happy Earth Day -
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Five things you didn't know about Earth Day

One billion people across the world now get involved with Earth Day each year making it the largest civic observance in the world.
The celebration has its own flag that features a picture of the Earth taken from the Apollo 17 spacecraft on its way to the Moon.

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20 million people participated in the first ever Earth Day in 1970.

No one knows where the name or date of the day came from as the organizers can't remember.
In 2008 Disney launched Disneynature, a channel dedicated to environmental documentaries, in celebration of Earth Day.temp-post-image

How to get involved

The Earth Day theme for 2017 is environmental and climate literacy. There are Earth Day events taking place across the globe. Check the Earth Day website for more information.

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You can get involved without attending an official event by trying some of the following activities:

Walk to work, cycle or take public transport
Use a reusable coffee cup
Make sure you recycle
Go paperless
Take a tote bag to the shop
Plant a tree
Go meat or dairy free at least once a week
Carry a reusable water bottle
Grow your own fruit and veg
Buy local!

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