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Sacred Water Sacred Land Pipeline Walk Cuts Through the Heart and Soul of Wisconsin

June 25, 2016 by Paul DeMain

The Lac Courte Oreilles Ojibwe Tribe will be hosting lodging and meals for those walking on the 33 Days on Twin #66… 697 more words

If we continue to address the issue of the environment where we live as though we’re the only species that lives here, we’ll create a disaster for ourselves. 7 more words

Gaylord Nelson

If we continue to address the issue of the environment where we live as though we’re the only species that lives here, we’ll create a disaster for ourselves. 7 more words

Gaylord Nelson

Teddy Roosevelt of course was a great outdoorsman all his life. – Gaylord Nelson http://ift.tt/1Ua1Uet

Gaylord Nelson

The Whole Earth Generation(s)

The Whole Earth Generation(s)   —by Jinny Batterson

April 22, 2016 was observed in many countries as “Earth Day.” This annual event, first celebrated in the United States in 1970, has gone global, drawing attention to environmental challenges and the need to cherish this planet, the only one we know can support human life. 716 more words

Happy Earth Day!

Today we celebrate the 46th year of Earth Day! In 1969, U.S Senator Gaylord Nelson witnessed a massive oil spill in Santa Barbara. Nelson created Earth Day to raise public awareness about our environmental issues regarding clean air, clean water, and pollution. 224 more words

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Love Your Mother Earth

Today we celebrate our beloved Mother Earth.  On this day in 1970, Earth Day was founded by fellow cheesehead and Wisconsin senator Gaylord Nelson.  Earth Day was inspired by a massive oil spill in 1969.  192 more words

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