Earth Day in the Time of COVID-19 Posted 04/22/2020
On April 22, we celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day. Earth Day has a long and proud history here in Wisconsin. Our own Senator Gaylord Nelson help create Earth Day and spread grassroots environmental activism around the country at a time when rivers were so polluted they caught on fire. Since then, the U.S. created the Environmental Protection Agency, adopted the Clean Air Act, the Clean Water Act, and the Endangered Species Act.
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