How much open space is missing from Utah?

It’s Earth Day, a day to celebrate our world and support environmental protection. But how much of Earth’s green embrace is actually left? Utah, it turns out, lost about 713 square miles of natural and agricultural open space between 1982 and 2017, consumed by urban development and expansion driven by record rates of population growth. … Read more

Make Earth Day Great Again

Television host Padma Lakshmi poses for a selfie with a fan on April 19, 2015 at an Earth Day event sponsored by MorningStar Farms, a division of the Kellogg Company.Photo: Image of John Minchillo/AP for MorningStar Farms (AP) I know that Earth Day is April 22 because the company won’t stop emailing me about it. … Read more

NEXT Renewable Fuels hosts Earth Day-inspired event at Clatskanie Elementary School | Washington

CLATSKANIE — Students dig fresh soil Tuesday morning as they plant lettuce, carrots, strawberries, flowers, and other plants in the garden of Clatskanie Elementary School. “It’s really about getting the kids on the ground,” said Natasha Parvey-Leskowich, community coordinator for NEXT Renewable Fuels Oregon, which organizes community learning events where they hope to one day … Read more

The Surprising Things That Make This Earth Day Different

Earth Day 2022 strike organized by the Pittsburgh Rising Sun Movement and the Pittsburghers for Transit … [+] Justice (Photo by Jeff Swensen/Getty Images for Pittsburghers for Public Transport) Getty Images for Pittsburghers for Public Transport “Human-caused climate change is causing dangerous and widespread disturbances in nature and affecting the lives of billions of people … Read more

Franklin Templeton Celebrates Earth Day and Moon

Published 29-04-22 Presented by Franklin Templeton April 22 marks the 52nd anniversary of Earth Day. This year’s theme “Investing in Our Earth” is focused on engaging the individuals, governments, institutions and businesses participating in Earth Day to recognize shared responsibilities and help accelerate the transition to a green economy that is just, prosperous, for all. … Read more

Nebraska farmers and ranchers make every day Earth Day | Plants

The United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change recently issued a report that underscores the urgency to implement climate solutions and explains the gravity of the situation if action is delayed or limited. The urgency of climate change is not something that needs to be explained to Nebraska producers—they are at the forefront, seeing its … Read more

Keep Scottsbluff Gering Beautiful holds a garbage collection event for Earth Day | Local

The Keep Scottsbluff Gering Beautiful (KSGB) organization aims to encourage people to conserve and recycle by holding an Earth Day Commemoration and Household Waste Collection event on Saturday, 7 May. The event will take place in the southwest parking lot of the Uptown Scottsbluff mall and will run from 9-11am Usually, Earth Day Celebrations and … Read more

“Eight more years to get the ship going”: Scientists share how climate change can change everyday life

Earlier this month, more than 300 people in South Africa died when record rainfall washed away buildings and infrastructure in Kwa-Zulu Natal province. The day before, dozens of people died in the Philippines after tropical storm Megi trigger landslides and floods. The world is changing rapidly — and the human-caused impact climate change clearer. “We’re … Read more

Planeteers club GJHS hosts Earth Day carnival | Western Colorado

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