Looking for some good ways to celebrate Earth Day? Here are a few foolproof activities to help you enjoy the holiday in a productive way. No matter which options you choose, look to make the world a better place for yourself, others, and those in the future.
Plant a tree or start a garden. Believe it or not, trees help improve air quality and can provide a habitat for wildlife.
Join in a community clean-up activity. Remove litter and debris from local parks, waterways, and streets. Even cleaning just a little bit at a time makes a difference.
By walking, biking, or using public transportation instead of driving you can help reduce pollution in your area. Reducing your carbon footprint by buying less and using less energy is another great contribution.
Make the switch to environmentally-friendly products, such as reusables (bags, water bottles, utensils).
Save water by fixing leaks, taking shorter showers, and watering your lawn and garden during cooler hours.
Learn for yourself and others about environmental issues and ways to reduce waste and conserve resources.