Tiny but deadly: Cigarette butts are the most commonly polluted plastic
If I asked you, what is the most common form of plastic pollution, what would you say? Plastic bottles? Straws?Read more
Even with a global pandemic, EARTHDAY.ORG and our partners at National Cleanup Day, Let’s Do it World and Keep America Beautiful are working together to help millions around the world organize fun and safe community cleanups.
With coronavirus forcing shutdowns and bans, much of our attention has turned inward. We’re learning a lot about ourselves, as well as our habits. That includes how much waste we create.Read more
On June 8, Route Brazil hosted a one-of-a-kind cleanup event on the sandy beaches of Rio de Janeiro.Read more
The organization accomplishes its mission by providing innovative education, skills, and research to help people care for the outdoors. By working with the public and those managing public lands, the Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics focuses on educating people—instead of costly restoration programs or access restrictions—as the most effective and least resource-intensive solution to land protection.
Through the creation of the program, The Grounds Keepers can support even more hikers who want to “Leave it Better” and pack out trash as they hike long trails and parks and paddle waterways and lakes around the country.
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