On April 22 holiday with half-century history is celebrated, it is called Earth Day designed to attract attention to ecology state, problems of atmospheric pollution, oceans, issues of excessive use of natural resources. Take seriously need to integrate recycling into production, abandon plastic, treat animals/plants carefully. Many species are on verge of extinction.
In 1969, there was massive oil leak in California. Senate made suggestion to take measures to prevent catastrophe in the future, organize movements in support of environmental protection measures. Laws were passed on wastewater treatment, reduction of atmospheric air pollution, protection of endangered fauna. Earth Day was first celebrated in 1970. Difficulty is present, not disappeared. Disasters are occurring in various regions of planet due to man’s negligent attitude to hydrocarbons. Poaching is observed. Number of industrial enterprises increases harm for nature. Seawater temperature increases, corals (make up important part of biosphere, help to produce oxygen) are dying.
How to celebrate
Exclude traveling by car, choose public transport, bicycles saved from suffering, wasting time in traffic jams on road.
- Change diet. High level of meat products consumption provokes introduction of enhanced production capacities. Air is heavily polluted. If vegetarian food is used, atmosphere state will improve, global warming will slow down.
- Attend events organized for persons want benefit planet.
- Wear green clothes emphasized belonging to activist social movement. Remember actions speak eloquently.
Start with own behavior. Stop throwing garbage on street, throw into trash. Let’s sort household waste into glass, plastic, natural organic materials, preserving comfortable living conditions.
When Earth Day celebrated in 2022?
Earth Day is observed on April 22 each year.