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Argentina Environmental Calendar

January

  • 1 - World Peace Day
  • 10 - World Birds Day
  • 16 - Argentina banned toxic and radioactive waste from entering the country (1992)

February

  • 2 - World Wetlands Day
  • 14 - Energy Day
  • 22 - Argentine Antarctica Day

March

  • 7 - Countryside Day
  • 14 - World Action against Dams, in Favour of Rivers, Water and Life Day
  • 21 - World Forestry Day
  • 22 - World Water Day
  • 23 - World Meteorology Day
  • 31 - National Water Day

April

  • 22 - Earth Day
  • 26 - Chernobyl Nuclear Accident Day (1989)
  • 29 - Animal Day

May

  • 4 - International Forest Fire Fighter Day
  • 7 - Mining Day
  • 9 - International Birds Day
  • 11 - Buenos Aires Parks and Reserves Day
  • 22 - World Biodiversity Day
  • 31 - World without Tobacco Day

June

  • 2 - Fireman Day
  • 5 - World Environment Day
  • 8 - World Oceans Day
  • 10 - Security in Traffic Day
  • 17 - World Fighting against Desertification and Drought Day
  • 18 - World against Incineration Day
  • 24 - Mapuche New Year

July

  • 2 - National Agriculture Day
  • 6 - Soil Conservation Day
  • 11 - World Population Day
  • 20 - Friend’s Day

August

  • 6 - Peace Day, the Atomic Bomb is launches in Hiroshima n 1945
  • 6 - Agronomist Engineer’s Day
  • 8 - International Indigenous Populations Day
  • 26 - Solidarity Day
  • 29 - Tree’s Day

September

  • 3 - Hygiene Day
  • 8 - Agriculture Day and Agricultural Producer’s Day
  • 16 - International Ozone Layer Preservation Day
  • 27 - Environmental Awareness Day
  • 29 - Sea Days
  • 30 - National Forest Ranger’s Day
  • from 1st to 30th: World Campaign "To Clean the World"

October

  • 1 - Sea and the Fishing Richness Day
  • 4 - Saint Francis of Assisi Day, Patron of Ecology
  • 5 - National Bird Day
  • 9 - National Ranger’s
  • 11 - Patagonia Day
  • 16 - La Pampa Day
  • 16 - World Food Day
  • 17 - International Poverty Eradication Day
  • 18 - Nature Protection Day
  • 24 - World Information on Development Day
  • 29 - Foundation of Vicecomodoro Marambio Air Base in Argentine Antarctica
  • 1º Monday: - World Habitat Day
  • 1º Saturday - Inter American Water Day
  • 2º Wednesday - International Day for Natural Disaster Reduction
  • 2º Friday - National Botanic Garden Day

November

  • 3 Nov 1957- The Laika dog, on board of Sputnik II, reaches the outer space.
  • 6 - Argentine National Parks Day
  • 6 - International Day for the Prevention of Environment Exploitation in War and Armed Conflicts
  • 8 - Urbanism Day
  • 11 - International Peace Day
  • 16 - International Tolerance Day
  • 19 - International Fight against Child Abuse Day
  • 22 - National Flower Day- The Ceibo
  • 3º Thursday - World Pure Air Day

December

  • 3 - No Use of Pesticides Day
  • 5 - Volunteer World Day
  • 14 - Creation of UNEP (United Nations Environment Programme)
  • 29 - International Biodiversity Day
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