Eco-Celebrity Earth Day Tweets

April 20, 2012

Celebritities tweet in support of Earth DaySometimes celebrities get a bad rap for speaking their minds, and even for just being who they are, instead of what everyone else wants them to be. However, more often than not, celebrities are committed to helping the environment and the people around them. With that in mind we are taking a look at what they are tweeting in relation to their fellow man and the planet. Below, are some select tweets by celebrities who are reaching out to their fans, followers and Mother Earth in honor of Earth Day on April 22, 2012.



1. Ian Harding

Ian Harding tweets excitement over Earth DayIan Harding has many fans fawning over him ever since he made his debut as Ezra Fitz on “Pretty Little Liars.” In addition to his dashing good looks, you know what’s also extremely attractive about the actor? He supports the environment and Earth Day.

“Just realized #earthday is this weekend. Hells yes.”

2. Lauren Conrad

Lauren Conrad encourages others to go eco-chic on Earth DayReality star and fashionista Lauren Conrad is admired for her style, her business, her books and even her efforts to benefit the environment. From encouraging others to recycle to unplug electronics to maintain an eco-chic closet, now Conrad is promoting Earth Day.

“Earth Day is around the corner… Go eco-chic with me :-)”

3. Ian Somerhalder

Ian Somerhalder promotes Earth Day through Built of Barnwood and Ian Somerhalder FoundationIan Somerhalder is being heard all over the environmental front. The very attractive “Vampire Diaries” actor lends a helping hand to greening our planet whenever possible, and for Earth Day he wants others to help his foundation, which benefits nature and its creatures by purchasing pieces from his new eco-friendly furniture business.

“Ok!Built of Barnwood ISF Earth Day CROSSES are ready!Our goal is to sell 1000 of them before Earth Day!$ goes to ISF:)

4. Alicia Silverstone

Alicia Silverstone encourages people to support the planet year-round and not just on Earth DayVegan and environmentalist Alicia Silverstone is reaching out through Twitter to show others how to celebrate Earth Day, not only on the actual day, but year-round by calculating our carbon footprints, conserving water and following a plant-based diet.

“happy almost earth day! check out some tips for celebrating our planet year-round #EarthDay”

Be sure to check back weekly for these feel good celebrity tweets and what they have to offer in only 140 characters!

-Allyson Koerner

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