Earth day is celebrated every year on April 22nd to show support for environmental protection. Earth Day was celebrated for the first time in the year 1970. The Earth Day is now globally co-ordinate by the Earth Day Network and is celebrated in more than 192 countries across the globe.
The key message or motive of Earth Day is to work towards a sustainable and healthy environment. The earth week is also celebrated in numerous countries across the world and the drive behind the same is to make people aware of their actions, which are detrimental to the environment. Earth hour is also celebrated on earth day. Earth Day focuses on the fact that certain non-renewable sources of energy that cannot be recycled should be used moderately as per the requirement and should not be wasted. Uneven consumption of resources creates a resource unbalance and deprives many people of important things like food, air and water.