Earth Day 2021 Activities, Quotes And Celebration Ideas: Every year Earth Day is celebrated all around the world in order to support the protection of the environment. Earth Day has continuously drawn more and more people in each succeeding year. Globally, several events are held to exhibit support for environmental safety as well as protection.
What Is Earth Day?
Earth Day is Observed to Raise awareness related to environmental issues. Every Year Happy Earth Day is Observed on 22nd April. Earth Day Was Founded by Senator Gaylord Nelson was the First organized in 1970 in Order to Promote ecology and Raise Awareness of the Growing Problems of Air, Water, and Soil Pollution. The United Nation Calls it by International Mother Earth Day. Earth Day is commemorated each year to highlight environmental Issues like Loss of biodiversity, Increasing Pollution, and much more. Changes in biodiversity Effect the Ecosystem functioning and Cause significant disruptions in the Ecosystem.
When is Earth Day?
Earth Day is a global day dedicated to earth that is celebrated every year on April 22. The day was initially celebrated in the year 1970, Earth Day now comprises of events in more than 193 countries, which are at present coordinated internationally by the Earth Day Network.
Why Earth Day is celebrated?
Earth Day brings attention to a large number of matters in requirement of attention, such as the depletion of the ozone layer, pollution of the ocean, average temperature change, wreckage leftover on land, preservation of the Earth’s ecosystems, energy preservation, soil corruption, corrosion, overpopulation, nuclear concerns, the introduction of wastes and toxicants into the desert and the seas, nanotechnology, the depletion of the Earth’s natural resources, and the deforestation of rain forests.
Earth Day 2021 Activities
April 22nd is the day to celebrate Earth Day with earth day events, activities, crafts and many more. On this day people all around the world plant trees as it helps to diminish greenhouse gas discharges, increase the amount of oxygen, control pollution, avert soil erosion, control floods, be responsible to provide a home to wildlife and many more.
Clean up litter on roads in order to keep your surroundings neat and clean. Ask the people of your locality to participate in cleaning the roads and surroundings.
Various plays and seminars are held in the schools where children are taught small basic things in order to contribute to saving the earth such as to save water while brushing teeth, switching off lights and fans before leaving the room, use both sides of a paper, avoid unnecessary packaged items, have a preference for locally grown food, etc.
Reduce, Reuse and Recycle. Avoid unnecessary packaged items and buy as less as possible. Recycle old jars, waste paper, cans and find additional uses for things that you no longer use.
Create lovely work of art to display your worries for the environment and with the help of others, you can create an art exhibition where you can show all such artwork related to the environment.
Various plays, seminars, rallies, etc. will help in drawing the attention of the people and will give a strong message to the people.
Quotes on Earth Day
“I only feel angry when I see waste. When I see people throwing away things we could use.” —Mother Teresa
“Progress is impossible without change, and those who cannot change their minds cannot change anything.” -George Bernard Shaw
“Away, away, from men and towns,
To the wildwood and the downs, —
To the silent wilderness,
Where the soul need not repress its music.” —Percy Bysshe Shelley
“Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.”—Margaret Mead
“One of the first conditions of happiness is that the link between man and nature shall not be broken.” —Leo Tolstoy
“Man must feel the earth to know himself and recognize his values…. God made life simple. It is the man who complicates it.” Charles A. Lindbergh.
“What is the use of a house if you haven’t got a tolerable planet to put it on?” Henry David Thoreau.
“I’m not an environmentalist. I’m an Earth warrior.” Darryl Cherney.
“To see a world in a grain of sand, And a heaven in a wildflower, Hold infinity in the palm of your hand, And eternity in an hour.” William Blake.
There is hope if people will begin to awaken that spiritual part of themselves, that heartfelt knowledge that we are caretakers of this planet.” Brooke Medicine Eagle.
“Forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet, and the winds long to play with your hair.” Kahlil Gibran
Earth Day is not Public Holiday. Programs in Schools, Institutional Organizations are Conducted to Raise Awareness among the Children’s. School Kids Make Paintings and Fancy Dress Competitions are also held to Give Out Message to the Masses.