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Earth Day—40 Years

Submitted by on April 22, 2010 – 5:55 pmNo Comment

I was finishing eighth grade and getting ready for confirmation when the first earth day was celebrated in 1970. Senator Gaylord Nelson of Wisconsin helped organize the first Earth Day as an awareness raising event. Over the years, Earth Day has provided an opportunity both to take stock of human impact on earth and to call people to action that they might take better care of it

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Together with All Creatures blog: Earth Day—40 Years

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