The purpose of
is to inspire awareness and appreciation for the Earth and the environment.
Earth Day is an annual event, celebrated on April 22, on which day events
worldwide are held ..... on the occasion of the World Environment Day by Kapil
Sibal and Shashi Tharoor, Union Ministers of ...
Each year, Earth Day—April 22—marks the anniversary of the birth of the modern
environmental movement in 1970. The height of counterculture in the United ...
Apr 27, 2015 ... I celebrated the 45th Earth Day with the Pacifica Beach Coalition, a group that
collects trash and restores habitat. Forty-five years ago, rivers ...
The first Earth Day was observed on April 22, 1970, for the purpose of drawing
public attention to the need for cleaning up the earth's air and water and for ...
By Senator Gaylord Nelson, Founder of Earth Day What was the purpose of Earth
Day? How did it start? These are the questions I am most frequently asked.
May 3, 2012 ... Earth Day is important. It educates us about what we have and what we are
losing by acting in ways that aren't environmentally friendly or...
Apr 8, 2015 ... For many, Earth Day is simply a day that comes and goes, but the meaning
behind the day is about much more than just planting a few trees.
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 16, 2016 ... Earth Day is an annual celebration that honors the achievements of the
environmental movement and raises awareness of the need to protect ...