The April 22 is celebrated worldwide Earth Day, with which it is intended to raise public awareness of the importance of preserving our planet and preserve the environment. The celebration of Earth Day began on April 22, 1970 in the United States, sponsored by Senator Gaylord Nelson and environmental activist, and in April 2009 was declared by the United Nations (UN).
This is a celebration that concerns us all citizens of the planet, that is why we want from give some suggestions on how to celebrate Earth Day.
Apply the rule of the 3 R’s: reduce, recycle and reuse. We can always try to minimize our waste and use and consume only what is really necessary.
At the same time, we can give new uses that we were going to dispose of and make the most. And finally, when something is already unusable, you must throw the appropriate recycling container that can carry out the appropriate process for recycling.
Reduce, recycle and reuse
On Earth Day, we can perform a simple action such as tree planting that is totally necessary and useful for preserving our forests, in charge of turning through the process of photosynthesis, carbon dioxide (CO2) from the atmosphere into oxygen the gas we need to breathe.
It is important that children are aware of the importance of preserving the Earth and since they are small. The ecological culture has become indispensable for improving life on this planet is in the hands of all contribute our grain of sand every day.
So I explain it to younger and during Earth Day you can do activities like hiking to see nature, draw and paint on the ecology, etc. You can even make crafts from recycled materials to celebrate Earth Day.
The bicycle is one of the most environmentally friendly means of transport, so the Earth Day can be a good time to decide to park the car and go to work, to shop, to walk … a bicycle. Moreover, it is a form of sports that will help you stay in shape.
Use your bike
Agree with a group of people close to you and organizes an exit to pick up trash and waste to a nearby site such as a beach, a forest, a park … you will contribute to maintain clean public spaces and the preservation of the planet.
Make every day be Earth Day
Converts these actions into habits and cooperates with the environment every day as if every day is Earth Day. Small gestures of each of us become a great help to preserve the Earth and still enjoy the planet.