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Timeline Tuesday: Bird Day

Bird Day was first observed on May 4, 1894, in Pennsylvania, and by 1910 was widely celebrated, often in conjunction with Arbor Day. Observances of the two holidays helped instill conservation training and awareness in the public, especially in school … Continue reading

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Arbor Day Ceremonies Plant New Trees at Schools

Arbor Day originated in Nebraska in 1872 through the efforts of J. Sterling Morton and the State Board of Agriculture, The day became a legal holiday in the state in 1885 when the Legislature set aside April 22, Morton’s birthday, … Continue reading

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