Green Calendar
September (varies)	Federal Lands National Clean Up Day (UNEP)
September 16 	            International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer (UN)	                 
September 28		Green Consumers Day (UNEP)
September 28              Green Apple Day of Service (USGBC)
October		Energy Awareness Month (EPA/Focus on Energy)
October 1-7		World Wildlife Week (WWF)(UNEP)
October 16                  No Child Left Inside Day
November                  Environmental Sustainability Week (UN)
November 15              America Recycles Day
November 21		International Fisheries Day (UN)
December 5		International Volunteers Day (UN)
December 11		International Mountain Day FAO)
January		Indoor Air Quality Month (EPA)
Jan/Feb (varies)          TuB’ Shvat (Jewish Seder of Trees)
February 2 		World Wetlands Day (UNEP)
Feb/March (varies) 	Aldo Leopold Weekend/ (Leopold Foundation)
February 12		Charles Darwin’s Birthday
March 14-20               National Wildlife Week (NWF)
March 21		World Forestry Day (UNEP)(FAO)
March 22 		World Water Day (UNEP)
March 23 		World Meteorological Day (WMO/
March 28		EarthHour (WWF)
April 3		            John Burrough’s Day
April 7 		World Health Day (WHO)
April (New Moon)	National Dark Sky Week 
April 21		John Muir’s Birthday
April                           Environmental Education Week (EE)
April 22		Earth Day (UNEP and DNR)
April 24 		Arbor Day (DNR/Arbor Day Foundation)
May 5     		John Audubon Day (National Bird Watching Day) 
May			American Wetlands Month (EPA)
May 22 		World Biodiversity Day (UNEP)
May 25		            Ralph Waldo Emerson Day
May 27                        Rachel Carson’s Birthday
June 5 		            World Environment Day (UNEP)
June 8                         World Oceans Day
July 11 		            World Population Day (UNEP)
July 12		            Henry David Thoreau’s Birthday
For other environmental observances and local events throughout Wisconsin log onto EE in Environmental Education  Dimensions of Learning Academy is a proud member of  the Department of Natural Resources, Wisconsin  Green and Healthy Schools, Green Schools National Network, the Wisconsin Green Charter Schools and the Green Ribbon Schools Program. .http://www.publiclandsday.org