The International Day of the Tropics
The United Nations has declared June 29 as the International Day of the Tropics. The date is the anniversary of the launch of the inaugural State of the Tropics 2014 report, the first major output of the State of the Tropics project, which is convened by James Cook University and draws on the expertise of leading institutions from around the tropical world.
Learn more about how you can help celebrate the first International Day of the Tropics here!
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