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Earth Day

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This category is for questions about Earth Day, created by former Wisconsin senator, Gaylord Nelson. It is held every April 22nd in the US to educate people about their environment and to inspire appreciation for the world we live in.
ok i guess schools celebrate by having a party!!
how earth day is celebrated is we clean up the earth, we plant plants, and we recycle so we dont use up earths stuff and why not recycle the stuff your drinking out of right now has probably been used and been recycled!!!!!!!
i am uji so please do tuf tuf
gray wolves don't have any enemies to my knowledge. bears, moose, deer, foxes, rabbits ect. are all wolf food. the only thing a wolf fears is other rival wolves and humans (they seem to realise that humans are the only species that has such destructive and lethal capabilities as us)
  April 22, 1970
Chemistry is everywhere. It has been known to man from the day when coal was burned. As technology improves, the impact of chemistry on everyday life is increasing. Whether it's food, clothing, entertainment or relaxation, office work, industrial work, teaching, simple house chores, collective group...
Yes it has. This day was picked because it did not clash with any religious holidays, exams or spring break yet still had good weather. The first Earth Day was in 1970.
They are a benefit in that they sequester CO2.
Some slogans for Earth Day  are:   Reuse the past, Recycle the present, Save the future!  GO GREEN!  Root for the Trees  Trees are the root of our existence  Trees are life  Trees provide life  Save the trees of our life  T.R.E.E.S. = Treat our existing ecosystem sacredly  Pssst...that...
almost every country.............
it generates power without burning oil which puts pollutants into the atmosphere
== Answer ==   Reuse the past, Recycle the present, Save the future!   GO GREEN!
Wisconsin. See reference below. ~ TCK, AZ   News results for What is the history of "Earth Day"?   Telegraph.co.ukEarth Day 2010: A Brief History of Earth Day and a Look Back at 40 ...‎ -2 hours agoEarth Day is intended to inspire awareness and appreciation for the Earth's environment. It...
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Earth Day started in the US in 1970. The original Earth Day was  actually thought of in 1969, but used in 1970. Refer to the related  link below, the Epa site, that shows a timeline since 1969.
because they arnt biodegradable so wont break down.
I am pretty sure that Canada does something similar, but I think that the U.S. is the only country to do that kind of thing, and call it Earth Day. (hes probably right but china does it to.
Type your answer here... A catchy slogan for earth day would be do your share for cleaner air or T.R.E.E.S.= treat our existing ecosystem
They give oxygen and oxygen brings life
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Senator Gaylord Nelson (the main founder of earth day) had a colleague that had a birthday on earth day so after much thinking and some help he came up with earth day
According to the Wikipedia article on Earth Day (related link below) approximately 20,000,000 Americans participated in the first Earth Day.
all types of companies help on earth day but alot dont
Earth is important it should be restored proplerly
because it causes awareness among the people of earth and it encourages people to reduce pollutants and recycle more.The idea is to make this planet better for this generation and the more to come.
Earth Day is not a federal holiday so states are not required to observe this day. Many states have certain things they do during the day. Most other countries do not observe Earth Day.
Earth day is celebrated on April 25th at schools. But most people celebrate it on April 22nd- Earth Day.
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle:) Save a TREE! Love the Earth like you love a puppy:)
Give them rewards or free-stuff. Something like little chocolates or a small breakfast/lunch if they did something to help the earth that day.
to protect the earth
Earth Day is a vehicle for interacting with the general public on matters pertaining to environmentalism, sustainability and conservation. As such , Earth Day has helped to:1] raise the baseline of public consciousness with respect to environmental responsibility, sustainability and conservation;2]...
You can pick up to yourself,Dont trow trash in the grond
We can help by sending people food , picking up trash, and start to recycle or even make a baking sell to help West Randall earn some money for their school.
Recycle, Recycle Recyle. Turn off lights/electronics when you leave the room, don't litter.
If any particular disaster led directly or indirectly to the founding of Earth Day, it was probably a massive oil spill that occurred in 1969 near Santa Barbara, California. In the event, a ruptured pipe on an oil platform six miles offshore released an estimated 80,000 to 100,000 barrels of crude...
Take a shorter showereat less meatdon't eat processed foodwash a full load of laundryturn off the faucet completelyturn off the lights if you don't need it for 2-3 minutes.watch less tv/ use less computerrecyclecompostuse energy star appliances
Gaylord Neilson and he thought of this in April, not in March.
Earth Day was first thought of by U.S. Senator Gaylord Nelson as a sort of teach-in on April 22, 1970.
Going green for a day would help. You know, recycling, turning off  stuff when you don't use them, the works. We use our coats on  instead of turning on the heating.
Being in the U.S. (minor) we colored and stuff had a pizza party beat my friend (knocking down a bird nest & breaking egg) and we're not eating meat
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We should support Earth Day because we live on this planet and need to save it for our children's children so that they will have a home too.
Earth Day came from the people that started to clean up and help the Earth!
Well the universe wa created 4.6 billion years ago but it took a few million years to get a proper world out of it but if you want the date when it was created it was approximately 4.6 billion years ago.
Arbor Day and Earth Day celebrate the earth and bring people to plant a tree.
go green means being friendly to the earth, such as planting a tree, or turning off the lights when your not in that room, and recycling. Your trying to help the earth, and the green part in go green is the leafs on the tree's, their green.
When ever you feel like turning them off.
If you want you can do something to help the world, or alert other people about it.
1 turn lights off when not needed.2 unplug everything before going to bed.3 keep lights off when not in the room
It begin at a place called KURDISTAN it's at north Iraq.
According to wikipedia, Ecological factors that affect dynamic change in a population or species in a given ecology or environment are usually divided into two groups: abiotic and biotic.
People were starting to worry about air and water pollution. There had been a big oil spill the year before in Santa Barbara, California, and US Senator Gaylord Nelson thought that a special day would gather the energy of Americans. Twenty million people gathered that first Earth Day all across...
we clean the earth pick up trash don't litter see someone litter say pick it up if the don't then you pick the trash up and recycle
God of course. now the year, nobody really knows.
"The earth is in greater peril than ever, but there is also unprecedented opportunity to build a new future. Earth Day has the power to bring about historic advances in climate policy, renewable energy and green jobs and catalyze millions who make personal commitments to sustainability - "A Billion...
Beacause the next generations are not gonna have such a good life in the future and because the earth would not exist twice
  What was the purpose of Earth Day? How did it start? These are the questions I am most frequently asked. Actually, the idea for Earth Day evolved over a period of seven years starting in 1962. For several years, it had been troubling me that the state of our environment was simply a non-issue...
  To help save the environment!!It was founded in April 22,1970
the 3 laws was not to stop earth day as it go on and to turn off most of ur lights in the house and most of all have fun
April 22, every year.
Earth day does a very significance difference in it's nature. because saving lights within an hr makes the a lot change in the climate and the resources of energy where it takes power like the big falls in the world who contributes to give a huge electricity for the peoples needs. it's a change that...
The response to the first earth day was quite great. Everyone celebrated the Earth by hosting some sort of environment-awareness activity. The reason for the first earth day was the concern for the growing problems related with pollution.
PROBLEMS: 1) Increase in air pollution due to the burning of unclean energy sources 2) Running out of Crude oil for fuel and plastic 3) The lack of food, clothing and building materials worldwide 4) The lack of goods for 3rd world countries to export to build economy SOLUTIONS: 1) If we used...
US Senator Gaylord Nelson thought that a special day would gather the energy of Americans. People were starting to worry about air and water pollution. There had been a big oil spill the year before in Santa Barbara, California, and twenty million people gathered that first Earth Day all across...
Earth day is important because it is a day to help the earth and keep it safe and clean.Just like any other holiday we do things to celebrate them. Earth day is the day you show how much you appreciate mother Earth by "Going Green". that includes: Recycling, Reusing, Reducing the uses of some things...
dont pollute but salute your mother earth for giving you birth
People were starting to worry about air and water pollution. There had been a big oil spill the year before in Santa Barbara, California, and US Senator Gaylord Nelson thought that a special day would gather the energy of Americans. Twenty million people gathered that first Earth Day all across...