Join the Earth Day 2022 celebrations!
Shared Furry Family "Fotos"
In honor of Adopt a Shelter Pet Day, April 30, we showcased the cats and dogs that found their FUR-ever home after being rescued from a shelter. When you're "chewing over" the idea of adding another member to your family, remember to #AdoptDontShop! The unconditional love from a rescue will have you feeling as if the life you saved was more than just theirs.
Hunt for "Earth Day Every Day" Items Each Weekend in April
Join DoE every weekend in April as we hunt for Earth Day items! Lists will be posted on Friday by 12 pm, and you have until the following Monday to post and earn points for that week. The last post deadline is 12 pm, Monday, May 2.
Top three winners at the end of the month will earn a reusable goods swag bag with BPA-free plastic bottle, steel straw kit (includes cleaning brush and carry pouch), reusable bag, and other eco-friendly items!
Previous Scavenger Hunts
Green and Local Business Spotlight
Every Wednesday, we are highlighting a Prince George's County-based business.
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April 18 - 23 is "Preserve and Beautify Our Environment Week"
Earth Day is April 22 and Growing Green with Pride Day is April 23. County Executive Angela D. Alsobrooks, in collaboration with DoE and its sister agencies - Department of Public Works & Transportation (DPW&T) and the Department of Permitting, Inspections and Enforcement (DPIE) – will be highlighting the ways we are preserving and beautifying our environment throughout the week in Prince George's County!
The Office of the County Executive issued a proclamation recognizing Earth Day, as well as April as Earth Month and this week as "Preserve and Beautify our Environment Week"! There are bountiful of opportunities for Prince Georgians to get involved and “Invest In Our Planet. What Will You Do?”