Niantic has announced its annual Earth Day event for 2019. Similar to last year, Niantic has teamed up with Playmob encouraging players to participate in cleanup events around the world. The event will start on April 13th and stay live until April 28th.
The annual Earth Day event also offers tons of in-game bonuses for participating in cleanup events.
If 2000 players will attend the cleanup event, it will have the following bonuses.
1) Increase spawning of Ground Type Pokemon
If 5000 players will attend the cleanup event, it will offer the following bonuses
1) Increased Spawning of Ground Type Pokemon
2) Shiny Diglett release
If 7000 players will attend the cleanup event, it will offer the following rewards
1) 2X Stardust and Candy for Event Spawns
2) Groudon in Raids
3) Shiny Diglett release
4) Increased Spawning of Ground Type Pokemon
Shiny Diglett has a slightly pale color and blue nose & the differences can be noted in the image below.
For the Earth Day event, Niantic has written a blog post, and we have shared an excerpt from that blog below.
“We’re inviting all Niantic players to participate and help battle important issues such as ocean pollution, damaged ecosystems, and unhealthy environments.”