10 April 2023
As we enter April, we also enter a time where we focus on the planet we call home. Earth Month is a time for us to reflect on our impact on the environment and think about ways we can make positive changes for the future.
Earth Day is celebrated annually on April 22nd, but Earth Month provides us with an opportunity to make sustainable changes throughout the entire month (and hopefully everyday afterwards).
The theme for this year's Earth Month and Earth Day is "Invest In Our Planet." The focus of this year's theme is to encourage the participation of governments, institutions and businesses to take action towards preserving and protecting our planet.
There are many ways to get involved during Earth Month, from participating in local clean-up events to reducing your carbon footprint. Here are some ideas for how you can get involved during Earth Month:
1. Participate in a local clean-up event
Earth Month is the perfect time to give back to your community and the environment. Participating in a local clean-up event is a great way to get involved and make a difference in your community. Contact your local government or environmental organisations such as to find out about clean-up events in your area.
2. Switch to eco-friendly products
Reducing your carbon footprint can start with the products you use on a daily basis. Switching to eco-friendly products like reusable water bottles, cloth shopping bags, and energy-efficient light bulbs can make a big difference in the long run.
3. Reduce your carbon footprint
Reducing your carbon footprint can be as simple as turning off the lights when you leave a room, using public transportation or carpooling. Every small action can make a big difference when it comes to reducing your carbon footprint.
4. Educate yourself and others about sustainability
One of the most important ways to get involved during Earth Month is to educate yourself and others about sustainability. Read books, watch documentaries, and listen to podcast to learn more about the environment and what you can do to make a difference. Share your knowledge with others and inspire them to make sustainable changes in their own lives.
At Bluebird, we are committed to sustainability and reducing our environmental impact. We are taking steps to reduce waste, conserve energy, and promote sustainable practices across our business. We believe that every small action can make a big difference, and we encourage everyone to make sustainable choices in their daily lives.
“You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you. What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make.”
Let's all work together to create a greener and more sustainable future for ourselves and generations to come.
Looking for additional resources for your team or business? Check out the additional resources below for inspiration.