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World Wetlands Day …………………………………………………………. February 02
World Wildlife Day ……………………………………………………………..March 03
Forestry Day ……………………………………………………………………….March 21
World Water Day………………………………………………………………… March 22
World Meteorological Day …………………………………………………….March 23
Earth Hour ………………………………………………………………………….March 26
World Health Day ………………………………………………………………..April 07
Earth Day ……………………………………………………………………………April 22
International Day for Biological Diversity ………………………………May 22
World Turtle Day …………………………………………………………………May 23
World Environment Day……………………………………………………….June 05
World Oceans Day ……………………………………………………………….June 08
World Day to combat Desertification & Drought …………………….June 17
World Population Day ………………………………………………………….July 11
Mining Week ……………………………………………………………………….August 23 – 29

World Parks Day ………………………………………………………………….September 15

International Day for the preservation of the
Ozone layer (Ozone Day) ………………………………………………………September 16
International Coastal Cleanup ………………………………………………3rd Saturday in September
World Habitat Day ………………………………………………………………October 03
International Day for Disaster Reduction ………………………………October 16
International Day for the Eradication of Poverty ……………………October 17
United Nations Day …………………………………………………………….October 24
GIS Day ……………………………………………………………………………..November 19
International Mountain Day ………………………………………………..December 11