Today, March 21st marks the U.N.'s International Day of Forests. This annual event hopes to raise awareness of the importance of forests and trees, which provide shelter, jobs and security for people around the world, and held slow the ravages of climate change. Forest protection has long been a favorite for science-fiction programs and PSA's. So take a moment to reflect on woody vegetation and enjoy a few favorites.

"Do Not Bring Your Evil Here", says Swamp Thing:

Rod Serling for Smokey Bear — and the careless murder of innocents:

Kirk, Spock and Sulu on holding people accountable for their crap:

David Lynch's Amazing PSA for Clean Up New York:

Captain America for energy conservation:

Joanna Cassidy tearing her face off:

Captain Planet says your money casts a vote:

Ninja Turtles for ozone protection:

Smokey Bear warns of the apocalypse:

Tommy and Aisha of the Power Rangers want you to know you're making a difference:

Harrison Ford for rain forest conservation…and something else, maybe:

Kermit the Frog takes some penguins on a hike:

Donald Pleasance warns you of the dangers of stagnant water…

Christina Hendricks for Sensible Forestation:


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