Originally proposed as “a day to honor the earth and the concept of peace,” Earth Day serves as a reminder to take the time to appreciate what we have and to identify what we can do to be kind stewards of our home. Our planet, where we live, eat, love, and play, provides us with everything we need to exist. The effects of climate change need our efforts more than ever to preserve what we have and restore what we can. We can do simple things in our day-to-day lives (such as lowering the heat), but more importantly, we must determine how we can have a real effect.
In addition to single-use plastic bags, we’re questioning the environmental skeletons in the closet that hides beneath lettuce’s lush and leafy green exterior.
Drought has affected more people worldwide than any other natural hazard. This list of tips to conserve water will help you reimagine the way you see and savor the quality, sustainability, and natural resources in your everyday life.
The big picture of climate change is a daunting task, but together we can make small changes that positively impact this mission. Here are 3 easy ways to help the environment this Earth Day.