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Earth Day

Take action. Take a hike. Celebrate the environment.

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New York celebrates Earth Week 2018 from April 16 - 22 with activities across the state. See our Family-friendly Earth Day 2018 Events listing for more information.

Visit the Earth website to see the history of Earth Day (link leaves DEC's website).

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More about Earth Day:

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    Albany, NY 12233-4500
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