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www.wildsalmoncenter.org/work/why-protect-salmon

Jan 13, 2016 ... In short, salmon are the key to protecting a way of life rooted in the North Pacific environment: protect salmon and you protect forests, food, water, communities, and economies. But our work over the last two decades has shown that only an aggressive, proactive approach on the strongest remaining salmon ...

www.workingmother.com/blogs/mommy-favorites/five-reasons-why-we-should-take-care-earth

Apr 22, 2013 ... My children make me realize that the Earth is our home and it's time for us to appreciate, love, and respect our home. So why make one day Earth Day? Let's teach our children to conserve energy, recycle, and keep our neighborhoods clean every day! Below are five reasons why we should take care of the ...

serendip.brynmawr.edu/exchange/serendipupdate/significance-biodiversity-why-we-should-protect-natural-environment

Jan 3, 2008 ... There are two basic venues of thought as to why we should protect biodiversity and our natural environment, one being intrinsic reasoning, and the other being anthropocentric. Many believe that there are intrinsic reasons to protect biodiversity, separate from all human needs and desires. These arguments ...

www.worldbank.org/en/news/feature/2014/03/03/why-you-should-care-about-wildlife

Mar 3, 2014 ... The World Bank Group is committed to protecting biodiversity around the world. A leading financier of biodiversity conservation, the Bank has over US$ 1 billion actively invested in protecting nature and wildlife. The Bank is also the largest provider of development assistance to fight environment and natural ...

wilderness.org/article/why-protect-wilderness

Congress can use the Wilderness Act of 1964 to designate wilderness within our public lands. It is the highest form of protection. Designation campaigns can take years and sometimes even decades to be successful. We work with local partners in states where wilderness protections are needed to convince lawmakers to ...

www.epa.ohio.gov/pic/facts/30years/tips.aspx

30 Ways to Protect the Environment. Here are 30 quick tips to help protect our environment. For more information and ideas, see the Make a Difference tab on the Public Interest Center's website.

www.resnet.us/library/earth-day-why-its-important

May 3, 2012 ... The establishment of Environmental Protection Agency in 1970; The Clean Air Act of 1970; The Clean Water Act of 1972; The Endangered Species Act of 1973; The Resource Conservation and Recovery Act of 1976; The Federal Occupational Health and Safety Act aimed at “in-plant pollution” ...

time.com/4696104/environmental-protection-agency-1970-history

Mar 22, 2017 ... The Olin Mathieson Alkali Works plant (seen in 1968) in the Appalachian town of Saltville, Va,, for decades dumped its calcium chloride effluent into the North Fork of the Holston River which flowed past the plant. In 1970 the company announced it could not meet the new Environmental Protection Agency ...

theweek.com/articles/448900/best-reason-protect-bats-isnt-environmental--economic

Mar 25, 2014 ... There are plenty of reasons to protect a given species, such as the role it plays in a healthy ecosystem, as well as its intrinsic value as a member of ... shift and new competitors emerge, the value of a species' services can decline, which means the economic argument for its conservation loses strength.