Send a Love Note To the Earth
September 23rd is Love Note Day.
Send us your Love Notes to Earth by September 20th and we’ll include as many as we can in our Love Notes newsletter on the 23rd.
Love Notes can be sent in the form of video, blogs, photos or written notes. Be creative! Send the love to
Water, Water Everywhere, and Count the Drops to Drink
World Water Monitoring Day™ is an international education and outreach program that builds public awareness and involvement in protecting water resources around the world by engaging citizens to conduct basic monitoring of their local water bodies.
In 2010, over 200,000 people in 85 countries monitored their local waterways. Celebrate with us on September 18, or host your World Water Monitoring Day anytime from March 22 until December 31!
Getting involved in World Water Monitoring Day is easy!
Just follow these simple steps:
Register your site. Choose any lake, stream, bay, or other waterbody where you can safely monitor. Register yourself and your site on World Water Monitoring Day.
Prepare your monitoring equipment. Use your own equipment or purchase an easy-to-use test kit from World Water Monitoring Day. Each kit contains an informative instruction book and enough supplies to repeat up to 50 tests.
Monitor your site. Invite others to help you monitor, or do it yourself. Visit your site anytime from March 22 through December 31 to test the water.
Report your data. Results may be entered anytime prior to December 31 for inclusion in that year's annual World Water Monitoring Day Year in Review report.
Monitoring in Action
See Central and South America's committment to World Water Monitoring Day from Mexico to Argentina. (Videos in Spanish)
San Miguel de Allende is a city and municipality located in the far eastern part of the state of Guanajuato in central Mexico.
Río Paraná is a river in south Central South America, running through Brazil, Paraguay andArgentina for some 4,880 kilometres (3,030 mi). This video takes place in the Invincible Province of Santa Fe, Argentina.