It's nice to know Earth Day has really turned into a full week of action events and education, locally and across the globe. Want to get involved? It's super easy.

If none of these options fit into your schedule this week, make your own event! Small gestures such as picking up trash in your neighborhood or on an area trail is a great idea. Grab the kiddos and let them help!

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