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Earth Day is a global observance designed to raise awareness about the pressing issues affecting our planet. Its core objective is to foster an appreciation for the earth's environment and to encourage the global community to take steps towards its preservation. The observance specifically concerns improving public awareness about issues like pollution, deforestation, climate change, and the depletion of non-renewable resources. The day provides an opportunity for individuals, communities, and states to engage in conversations that foster a sustainable future and prompt collective action for environmental protection.
Earth Day had its origins in the United States in 1970 but was quickly adopted in Canada, where it gained momentum and public support. For Canadians, Earth Day holds significant relevance given the country's vast natural landscapes, diverse ecosystems, and strong national commitment to environmental conservation. Over the years, Canadians have been active participants in Earth Day observance, using it as a platform to highlight local issues such as climate change impacts, endangered local species, and resource management strategies.
Canadians observe Earth Day in various ways. From participating in local clean-up activities to organizing educational forums on environmental preservation, Canadians come together to champion environmental advocacy. Educational institutions and environmental organizations run awareness campaigns, host special events, and participate in habitat restoration projects. Some communities even extend their activities to a full Earth Week, expanding the scope of initiatives beyond a single day. Earth Day is marked nationally on April 22, a date shared with the global community. Canada’s commitment to Earth Day remains undeterred each year, reinforcing the nation’s dedication to championing environmental issues.
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Earth Day references and related sitesUS Environmental Protection Agency: Greenhouse Gas Emissions www.eia.gov: U.S. Energy Information Administration CO2 emissions facts 2022 www.earthday.org: Earth Day theme 2023