List of Environmental Dates

According to Wikipedia :

 

World Wetlands Day – February 2.

International Polar Bear Day – February 27.

World Wildlife Day – 3 March.

Solar Appreciation Day – second Friday of March.

International Day of Action for Rivers – March 14.

World Consumer Rights Day – March 15.

Global Recycling Day – March 18th.

World Sparrow Day – March 20.

International Day of Forests – March 21.

World Planting Day – March 21.

World Wood Day – March 21.

World Water Day – March 22.

Earth Day – April 22.

World Fish Migration Day – April 21.

Day of Remembrance for all Victims of Chemical Warfare – April 29.

Green Up Day – first Saturday of May in Vermont.

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

World Migratory Bird Day – second Saturday in May.

International Migratory Bird Day – second Saturday in May (in the U.S. and Canada) and second Saturday in October (in Mexico, Central and South America, and the Caribbean).

Endangered Species Day – third Friday in May.

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

World Turtle Day – May 23.

European day of parks (Europarc) – May 24.

Bike-to-Work Day – third Friday in May.

World No Tobacco Day – May 31.

World Environment Day – June 5.

World Oceans Day – June 8.

Coral Triangle Day – June 9.

Global Wind Day – June 15.

World Sea Turtle Day – June 16.

World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought – June 17.

World Giraffe Day & International Yoga Day – June 21.

World Population Day – July 11.

International Tiger Day – July 29.

World Ranger Day – International Ranger Federation – July 31.

World Lion Day – August 10.

World Elephant Day – August 12.

World Orangutan Day – August 19.

National Honey Bee Day – August 22.

Amazon Day – September 5.

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

World Cleanup Day – September 15, 2018.

World Water Monitoring Day – September 18.

Zero Emissions Day – September 21.

Car Free Day – September 22.

World Rhino Day – September 22.

Ecological Debt Day (Earth Overshoot Day) – September 23 in 2008, but receding.

World Environmental Health Day – September 26 since 2011 (IFEH).

World Rivers Day – last Sunday in September.

World Habitat Day – first Monday in October.

World Animal Day – October 4.

Energy Efficiency Day – October 4.

Energy Efficiency Day – October 5 since 2016.

International Day for Natural Disaster Reduction – second Wednesday in October , October 13.

Sustainability Day – fourth Wednesday of October.

International Snow Leopard Day – October 23.

International Day of Climate Action – October 24.

World Vegan Day – November 1.

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

America Recycles Day – November 15.

World Soil Day – December 5.

International Mountain Day – December 11.

Ozone Action Day – at certain times during the summer months.

eDay – variable date.

 

Years

Name Date
International Polar Year 1882–1883
International Polar Year 1932–1933
International Polar Year 2007-2008
World Population Year 1974
International Year of the Ocean (IYO) 1998
International Year of Mountains (IYM) 2002
International Year of Ecotourism (IYE) 2002
International Year of Freshwater (IYF) 2003
International Year of Deserts and Desertification 2006
International Year of the Dolphin 2007–2008
International Polar Year 2007–2009
International Year of Planet Earth 2008
International Year of Sanitation 2008
International Year of Natural Fibres 2009
Year of the Gorilla 2009
International Year of Biodiversity 2010
International Year of Forests 2011
International Year of Soils 2015
International Year of Pulses 2016
International Year of Sustainable tourism for all 2017

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