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Earth Day

Take action. Take a hike. Celebrate the environment.

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New York celebrates Earth Week 2019 from April 20-27 with activities across the state. See our Family-friendly Earth Day 2019 Events listing for more information.

Visit the Earth Day.org website to see the history of Earth Day (Leaves DEC website).

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