September 22, 2017 -

Earth Day is celebrated annually around the globe on April 22nd. With climate change now a major concern, we must learn how to handle our planet with care!

Earth Day is quite popular amongst Canadians with it being celebrated throughout schools, in communities and by many individuals. Although awareness about our environment is brought to our attention every April 22nd, there are many things we can do throughout the year to help handle our planet with care.

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  • Greenpeace Canada
    Greenpeace exists because this fragile Earth deserves a voice. It needs solutions. It needs change. It needs action. Keep up-to-date of world events with a Canadian perspective.
  • The World Wildlife Fund
    Global Warming is the single biggest environmental threat facing our planet today. Ignoring global warning won't make it go away - take action now to save our climate with the World Wildlife Foundation of Canada!
  • Ducks Unlimited Canada
    Ducks Unlimited has been committed to wetland conservation and bringing awareness about the loss of Canada's wetlands for more than 65 years.
  • The David Suzuki Foundation
    The David Suzuki Foundation has worked to find ways for society to live in balance with the natural world that sustains us. The Foundation uses science and education to promote solutions that conserve nature and help achieve sustainability.

Earth Hour

Earth Hour has become an annual event where hundreds of millions of people around the world will turn off their lights for an hour to demand action on climate change.


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