Welcome to the dcPlanet Heroes page

Do you want to be inspired? You’ve come to the right place! In this section we will be featuring remarkable people – students, educators, parents and citizens - who are making a real difference in making our planet a more livable, sustainable place for us all.

Check out our Featured Hero and prepare to be inspired!

Want to check out past heroes? Just click on the Archived Hero button to browse featured heroes by date!

Featured Hero

Julia “Butterfly” Hill takes her commitment to the environment seriously. So seriously, in fact, she spent 2 years - that's 278 days - living in 55 meters above ground in the branches of an over 300-meter-tall California Redwood Tree she named "Luna".

More about Julia.

Click here for more information on Julia Butterfly Hill and her environmental organization, The Circle of Life Foundation