If you don’t know what Earth Day is all about. I have made a list for you. 😉
It highlights the most important facts.
Earth Day Top 10 List
1. Founded by United States Senator Gaylord Nelson
2. First celebrated on 22.April 1970.
3. Aims to promote a healthy, sustainable environment.
4. It is now coordinated globally by the Earth Day Network.
5. More than 192 countries celebrate Earth Day every year.
6. Events are held worldwide to demonstrate support for environmental protection.
7. Makes aware of the deterioration of the environment
8. Groups are fighting against oil spills, sewage, toxic dumps, and pesticides and polluting.
9. Promotes awareness of the danger caused by factories and power plants.
10. Promotes awareness of the extinction of wildlife and the loss of wilderness.
P.S. : I took my children to the beach yesterday and as they have been playing with sand and shells I took some pictures.
This is one of them.
Have a great Earth Day 2013