“Invest In Our Planet” is the theme for Earth Day 2023.

Over 1 billion people from over 193 countries will celebrate the annual event on April 22nd, protect the environmentEarth Day was first held in 1970.

Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia are great places to enjoy nature. From miles of coastline along the Atlantic Ocean to the Intracoastal Waterway, freshwater fishing on the St. Johns River and a variety of lakes, this is a little piece of paradise on earth.

So please help us honor our home by showing off our outdoor excellence by posting the photos and videos you captured on Saturday. SnapJAXAnyone can view your pin, but you News4JAX Insider Post.

Below are some of our favorites of the day.

Erica Beach

Happy 🌎 day! 4 Year Olds—Brighton Day Academy, St. Augustine, FL

Erica Beach

🌎Pollination 80%! Thank you 🐝! Happy 🌏 day!

Brandy W22

A beautiful owl landing on our fence is a rare occurrence!