5 Easy Earth Day Craft Ideas with A Healthy Life For Me.
5 Easy Earth Day Craft Ideas to help us all honor Earth Day. Earth Day is an annual event, celebrated on April 22, on which events are held worldwide to demonstrate support for environmental protection. It was first celebrated in 1970, and is now coordinated globally by the Earth Day Network, and celebrated in more than 192 countries each year. Gaylord Nelson founded Earth Day while he was working as a US senator.
Earth Day was renamed officially by the UN in 2009 as International Mother Earth Day. Some schools and communities celebrate Earth Day for a whole week to expand the time frame that people focus on the earth and how they can preserve it.
Some accomplishments made over the years; on Earth Day 2012, more than 100,000 people rode bikes in China to reduce CO2 emissions and save fuel. In 2011, 28 million trees were planted in Afghanistan by the Earth Day Network. In Panama, 100 endangered species of orchids were planted and maintained to prevent their extinction in honor of Earth Day.
What is important is that we all recognize the importance of taking care of and preserving our environment. Some great ways to do that is composting, recycling and preserving. You can also celebrate Earth Day by just enjoying nature and maybe a fun recycled craft. Find some great ideas with these 5 Easy Earth Day Projects. There are some great repurposed crafts, kid activities, and easy gardening ideas.
- DIY Eggshell Planters | A Healthy Life For Me
- DIY Golf Ball Garden Buggies | Empress of Dirt
- Seeded Paper Bookmarks | Spoonful
Buggy Birdfeeder | Stockpiling Moms
- Earth Day Inspiration | Drought Smart Plants