Upcoming Nature Observances

National Wattle Day

National Wattle Day

Since 1992 National Wattle Day has been 1 September in all of Australia's States and Territories.

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Greenpeace Day

Greenpeace Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of Greenpeace Day

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International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer 

International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer 

The ozone layer, a fragile shield of gas, protects the Earth from the harmful portion of the rays of the sun, thus helping preserve life on the planet.

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International Coastal Cleanup Day

International Coastal Cleanup Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of International Coastal Cleanup Day

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National Public Lands Day

National Public Lands Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Public Lands Day

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National Johnny Appleseed Day

National Johnny Appleseed Day

If there was an award for literal nicknames, Johnny Appleseed would be a strong contender to win.

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World Habitat Day 

World Habitat Day 

Find out the dates, history and traditions of World Habitat Day 

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Swallows Depart from San Juan Capistrano Day

Swallows Depart from San Juan Capistrano Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of Swallows Depart from San Juan Capistrano Day

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National Forestation Day

National Forestation Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Forestation Day

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International Mountain Day

International Mountain Day

Mountains are home of the 15% of the world´s population and a quarter of the world’s land animals and plants.

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National Bird-Feeding Month

National Bird-Feeding Month

Find out the dates and background to National Bird-Feeding Month

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World Wetlands Day

World Wetlands Day

A day to raise awareness about the vital role of wetlands for people and our planet.

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National Plant a Flower Day

National Plant a Flower Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Plant a Flower Day

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National Ag Day

National Ag Day

Its a day to recognize and celebrate the abundance provided by agriculture.

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International Day of Forests

International Day of Forests

Find out the dates, history and traditions of International Day of Forests

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World Meteorological Day

World Meteorological Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of World Meteorological Day  [WMO]

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National Weed Appreciation Day

National Weed Appreciation Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Weed Appreciation Day

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National All is Ours Day

National All is Ours Day

This a day to appreciate, to realise what we have, recognize the beauty of nature and appreciate what we have.

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National Big Wind Day

National Big Wind Day

National Big Wind Day marks the recording of the highest natural wind gust measured on the Earth’s surface on this day in 1934.

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National Junior Ranger Day

National Junior Ranger Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Junior Ranger Day

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Earth Day

Earth Day

More than 1 billion people now participate in Earth Day activities each year, making it the largest civic observance in the world.

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National Peace Rose Day

National Peace Rose Day

This hybrid tea rose is one of the world's most popular flowers.

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National Arbor Day

National Arbor Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Arbor Day

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National Open Farm Day

National Open Farm Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Open Farm Day

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Garden Day

Garden Day

Garden Day aims to highlight the positive benefits of gardens on your wellbeing.

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Colorado Public Lands Day

Colorado Public Lands Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of Colorado Public Lands Day

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National Love a Tree Day

National Love a Tree Day

This is a day to go hug a tree, though if there a thunderstorm overhead, we recommend social distancing from the tree.

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World Metrology Day

World Metrology Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of World Metrology  Day

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European Parks Day

European Parks Day

Some countries allow free entry to national parks to mark this day.

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National Water a Flower Day

National Water a Flower Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Water a Flower Day

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Day of the Tree

Day of the Tree

Find out the dates, history and traditions of Day of the Tree

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National Oceans Month

National Oceans Month

On World Oceans Day, people around our blue planet celebrate and honor the ocean, which connects us all.

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Illegal Fishing Day

Illegal Fishing Day

In 2015, the General Fisheries Commission for the Mediterranean of the FAO proposed that an initiative be launched to declare an International Day for the Fight against Illegal, Unreported and Unregulated Fishing.

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World Oceans Day 

World Oceans Day 

On World Oceans Day, people around our blue planet celebrate and honor our ocean, which connects us all.

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National Weed your Garden Day

National Weed your Garden Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Weed your Garden Day

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Desertification Day

Desertification Day

Desertification is a phenomenon that ranks among the greatest environmental challenges of our time.

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Sustainable Gastronomy Day 

Sustainable Gastronomy Day 

Sustainable gastronomy, therefore, means cuisine that takes into account where the ingredients are from, how the food is grown and how it gets to our markets and eventually to our plates.

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National Orange Blossom Day

National Orange Blossom Day

Find out the dates, history and traditions of National Orange Blossom Day

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International Asteroid Day 

International Asteroid Day 

Asteroid Day observed to inspire, engage and educate the public about asteroids opportunities and risks.

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Hop-a-Park Day

Hop-a-Park Day

It's always a good time to visit your local park, but Hop-A-Park Day at the start of July is a great time to explore.

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International Day for the Conservation of the Mangrove Ecosystem

International Day for the Conservation of the Mangrove Ecosystem

Find out the dates, history and traditions of International Day for the Conservation of the Mangrove Ecosystem

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Great American Outdoors Day

Great American Outdoors Day

National park visitor spending supports nearly 330,000 jobs and contributes more than $40 billion annually to the national economy.

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