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Earth Day 2016

Families working to clean up beaches and parks.

Take action. Take a hike. Take a #Natureselfie.

New York is celebrating Earth Day 2016 with activities April 17 - 23.

Family-friendly Earth Day 2016 Events - You can participate in DEC events held across the state.

NYS Environmental Excellence Award Winners Celebrate Earth Day- The National Hockey League, Onondaga County Resource Recovery Agency and Columbia University are all have Earth Week events.

Visit the Earth website for additional information on activities in the United States and around the world.

More about Earth Day 2016:

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