Yesterday was Earth Day. How did you celebrate?
People around the world celebrated Earth Day yesterday (Sunday, April 22), with everything from bike rides and shoreline cleanups, to parades and protests.
International Mother Earth Day (as the United Nations calls it) is “an acknowledgement that the Earth and its ecosystems provide its inhabitants with life and sustenance” and a call to action for to promote harmony with nature. It has been celebrated since the 1970s.
According to news sources, some of the many events that took place here in Canada included:
How did you celebrate Earth Day yesterday? Let us know by posting a comment below!