Earth Day is an annual event, celebrated on April 22, on which day events
worldwide are held ... A month later a separate Earth Day was founded by United
States Senator Gaylord Nelson as an environm...
The idea for a national day to focus on the environment came to Earth Day
founder Gaylord Nelson, then a U.S. Senator from Wisconsin, after witnessing the
Founded in 1970 as a day of education about environmental issues, Earth Day is
now a globally celebrated holiday that is sometimes extended into Earth Week, ...
Apr 21, 2015 ... Started as a grassroots movement, Earth Day created public support for the
creation of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and ...
Apr 20, 2009 ... Kathleen Rogers, president of Washington, D.C.-based Earth Day Network,
which was founded by the original organizers of Earth Day, scoffs at ...
Jan 4, 2016 ... Gaylord Nelson (Earth Day founder) with ... In spring 1970, Senator Gaylord
Nelson created Earth Day as a way to force this issue onto the ...
Apr 19, 2012 ... Today, Earth Day is the most widely celebrated secular holiday in the ... Earth
Day organizers, they denied Einhorn's claims to have founded ...
Earth Day is celebrated every year in more than 180 nations worldwide, but who
first had the idea for Earth Day and got the celebration started? Who invented ...
Apr 20, 2012 ... Like many liberal causes that have gone mainstream, powered by partisan media
, Earth Day had some very rad- ical beginnings.
Senator Gaylord Nelson overlooking the St. Croix River between Minnesota and
Wisconsin, a waterway he worked to protect as the first 'Wild and Scenic River' ...