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Sriya Potham
Buffalo Grove, United States

I am a high school student living in the United States. I am the president of my high school's environmental club.


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Web research exercise:Transnational Corporations (TNCs or MNCs)
Students use the internet to research the negative impact TNCs have on people living in the...

Tread Lightly: Low Carbon Lunch
Reduce your carbon footprint and take a bite out of climate change, starting with your lunch....

Polar Day: Diamond Mining in Canada's North
In this activity, students will use various geographic and research skills to examine geographic,...

International Days

World Environment Day
June 5

International Day for Biological Diversity
May 22

World Day of Water
March 22

International Day for the Preservation of the Ozone Layer
September 16

World Tourism Day
September 27

Featured Discussions

Theres too much pollution!

What are your opinions: Why many people do not make any effort to protect the environment?

Take Action

Make Commitments
Take the Low Carbon Lunch Challenge
Did you know that ONE THIRD of global greenhouse gas emissions come from our food systems?...

Reduce paper use
Over 1 Million tonnes of trees are cut down every day to produce paper. A huge amount of the...

Give Peace A Chance
The world is full of hatred and needs love. The world filled with injuries and needs pardon. Out...

Join Projects
This is where you can find all the information you need for your Mozambique project. This site...

Education and Youth Environmental Conservation
The project intends to provide abreastly theoretical and practical training, extremely, through...

Mattera Conservation Area Girl Scout Silver Award
Our project was a 50 hour leadership project to improve a conservation area in our town (Mattera...

Join Groups
Lhokseumawe is the second largest city in Aceh Special District, in the north of Sumatra,...

Renroc Group Deep Blue Boiler Pumps
Renroc Group is pleased to offer pump consulting services. As a part of our pump consulting we...

Welcome Pharmaceutical Research Group. Here you can find all the information about Pharmaceutical...

Sign a Petition
Save Urmia Lake
Urmia Lake, planet's third largest salt lake is shrinking. Lake's surrounding is one the most...

KYOTOplus Petition for Concerned Canadians
Petition for Concerned Canadians: Whereas global warming is an unequivocal threat to our...

Save the home of the Orangutan from palm oil!
The Tripa peat swamp forest in Aceh, Indonesia is rapidly being converted into one big palm oil...