SOURCE: Ray C. Anderson FoundationSUMMARY:
The Earth is different though. She is a constant presence in human existence, a daily experience for each of us. Without asking, she gifts us fresh water, protection from ultraviolet radiation, a regulated climate, breathable air and energy to fuel our bodies.DESCRIPTION:
Another Earth Day has come and passed. Only 362 days until the next one! Better start getting ready now.
Yes, that was a rather cheeky comment, so I should probably state a few disclaimers before I dig any deeper. Here we go.
Disclaimer #1 – Earth Day is important in that it raises awareness of the need for collective action for environmental protection.
Disclaimer #2 – I’m grateful to all of the amazing nonprofits that host excellent events on or around Earth Day each year.
Disclaimer #3 – I was a big fan of the March for Science movement that happened on Earth Day this year. Hooray science!
Alright, with that all out of the way, I should be in the clear to say this: I don’t like Earth Day. I find that it excessively compartmentalizes and simplifies environmental issues.Contact Info:
Ray C. Anderson Foundation
+1 (770) 317-5858
KEYWORDS: Environment, Clean Water and Sanitation, #Ecocentricity, Ray C. Anderson Foundation, earth day