S.Res.121 - A resolution designating May 15, 2009, as "Endangered Species Day".111th Congress (2009-2010)
Summary: S.Res.121 — 111th Congress (2009-2010)
Passed Senate without amendment (05/12/2009)
(This measure has not been amended since it was introduced. The summary of that version is repeated here.)
Designates May 15, 2009, as Endangered Species Day.
Encourages: (1) schools to spend at least 30 minutes on such Day teaching and informing students about threats to, and efforts to restore, endangered species; (2) organizations, businesses, private landowners, and agencies with a shared interest in conserving endangered species to collaborate in developing educational information for use in schools; and (3) people to become educated about, and aware of, threats to species, success stories in species recovery, and opportunities to promote species conservation.