Environment Related Important Dates

RELEVANCE – UPSC GS PRELIMS

For UPSC Exams you have to read about each date in detail. To know about various dates in detail see our different posts.
February

February 2 – World Wetlands Day

February 27 – International Polar Bear Day

February 28 – National Science Day

March

March 3 – World Wildlife Day

March 14 – International Day of Action for Rivers

March 20 – World Sparrow Day

March 21 – World Forestry Day, World Planting Day, World Wood Day

March 22 – World Water & Sanitation Day

March 23 – World Meteorological Day, World Resources Day

April

April 7 – World Health Day

April 10 – World Atmosphere Day

April 18 – World Heritage Day

April 22 – World Earth Day

May

May 3 – International Energy Day , International Migratory Bird Day

May 8 – World Migratory Bird Day

May 11 – National Technology Day

May 14 – Endemic Bird Day

May 22 – World Biodiversity Day

May 23  – World Turtle Day

June

June 5 – World Environment Day

June 8 – World Ocean Day

June 9 – Coral Triangle Day

June 15 – Global Wind Day

June 17 – World Day to Combat Desertification and Drought

July

July 1 to July 7 – Van Mahotsav Saptah

July 3  – World Seabird Day

July 11 – World Pollution Day

July 26  – International Mangrove Day

July 29 – International Tiger Day

August

August 10  – World Lion Day

August 12 – World Elephant Day

August 22 – Honey Bee Day

September

September 8 – World Cleanup Day

September 16 – World Ozone Day

September 18 – World Water Monitoring Day

September 21 – Zero Emissions Day

September 26 – World Environmental Health Day

October

October 1 to Oct 7 – Wildlife Week

October 3 – World Nature Day

First Monday in October  – World Habitat Day

October 4 – World Animal Day

October 6 – World Wildlife Day

October 24 – International Day of Climate Action

November

November 6 – International Day for Preventing the Exploitation of the Environment in War and Armed Conflict

November 12 – World Birds Day

November 14 – World Energy Conservation Day

December

December 5 – World Soil Day

December 11 – International Mountain Day

December 14 – National Energy Conservation Day