Today we celebrate Earth Day birthday. In the 1970s, people started to wake-up even in the suburbs of America. They understood we have to take care of the environmental problems.
Happy birthday Earth Day, chronological environmental events 1975-1980 part two
Earth Day! The birthday of modern environmentalism.
Happy birthday Earth Day! environmental events 1970-75 part one.
Earth day was a reality 22nd of April 1970, the start of the most political and environmentally aware decade of last century. But it was nearly a year before in 1969 when Gaylord Nelson, the Earth Day founder, thought about the idea of celebrating Earth Day. He was pushed to the edge and sought after doing something that should have been a long time ago, after seeing the effects of the Santa Barbara oil spill.