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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


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


7 Easy Ways to Help Momma Earth

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So let me switch up today’s blog post to something more relevant and has more impact than your typical travel post. Today, as you may or may not know is Earth Day. 1,264 more words

Earth Day - April 22


Earth Day is Friday, April 22nd. We have been given a precious gift. To continue to enjoy all of Earth’s treasures, we should make it a point to celebrate Earth Day every day. 307 more words

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