Happy Earth Day-April 22nd

Happy Earth Day 2021

Earth Day is an annual event celebrated around the world on April 22 to demonstrate support for environmental protection . First celebrated in 1970, it now includes events coordinated globally by the Earth Day Network in more than 193 countries. Here are a list of resources you can visit to give you some ideas to share and celebrate Earth Day:

https://www.dcr.virginia.gov

https://www.epa.gov/earthday

http://www.pollinator.org

https://www.dcr.virginia.gov/natural-heritage/nativeplants

https://www.usda.gov/topics/forestry

https://www.dcr.virginia.gov/soil-and-water

Blue Ridge SWCD Meeting

The Blue Ridge Soil and Water Conservation District Board will meet on Monday, July 26, 2021 at 5 p.m. at Ippy’s Restaurant, (next to the Rocky Mount Service Center) North Main Street, Rocky Mount, Va.   Please wear face mask; also, social distancing is encouraged.