Eco-Celebrity Tweets of the Week

June 15, 2012Celebrities tweet in support of the environment

Sometimes 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!


1. America Ferrera

America Ferrera tweets about her dog Buddy's acting debutKnown for her Emmy and Golden Globe winning role on “Ugly Betty,” actress America Ferrera tweeted this adorable photo of her dog during his first acting gig, which just happens to be produced by her hubby.

“My dog, Buddy, making his acting debut on the set of @rpierswilliams latest producing project! This makes me smile so …

2. Candice Accola

Candice Accola tweets about how her short shower benefits the planetCandice Accola, who plays beloved vampire Caroline on the CW’s “The Vampire Diaries,” posted this sarcastic tweet, but still showing that shorter showers are better for the planet.

“Due to hot water being out in my building, I have just taken the most efficient shower of my life. You’re welcome environment. ‪#doingMypart”

3. Rob Thomas

Rob Thomas shares his love for rescue dogs on TwitterMatchbox Twenty singer, Rob Thomas, showed his love to rescue pets on his Twitter page this week. In addition to the post below, he also posted pictures of his own rescue dogs.

“mari & I & everyone @sidewalkangels are so proud to be a part of the great work that @petsalivepr is doing!”

4. Edward Norton

Ed Norton tweets against mountain top removalActor and environmentalist Edward Norton never ceases when it comes to protecting the planet, which is shown through this tweet where he stands up for an eco-cause.

“Proud to stand w/ Appalachian Mountain Heroes in this @Earthjustice campaign to end ‪#mountaintopremoval‬ Check it out

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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