Photo: Martin Heigan, Pleiades (M45)
Planeta.com strives to showcase cultural and environmental markers, campaigns, and celebrations around the globe. Here is our calendar for July with links to Independence Day in the USA and Peru, Canada Day, Matariki, Bastille Day, Mandela Day, World Listening Day, International Day for the Conservation of the Mangrove Ecosystem, International Tiger Day, and World Ranger Day.
July 1 International Reggae Day
July 7 World Chocolate Day
July 11 World Population Day
July 18 World Listening Day
July 20 Anniversary of Apollo 11 Moon Landing
July 28 Independence Day (Perú)
July 29 International Tiger Day
July 31 World Ranger Day
First Sunday in July until the following Sunday. NAIDOC (the National Aboriginal Islander Day Observance Committee) Week is an Australian observance. Postponed.
Second Thursday in July, National Tree Day (Día Nacional del Árbol) Mexico
Third Saturday in July Parks Day (Canada)
4th Sunday in July International Bog Day
Matariki in June or July