The First Earth Day on April 22,1970 enlightened 20 million Americans from all walks of life and is widely credited with launching the modern environmental movement. The passage of the groundbreaking Clean Air Act, Clean Water Act, Endangered Species Act and other landmark environmental laws .
Growing out of the first Earth Day, Earth Day Network (EDN) works with over 22,000 partners in 192 countries to broaden, diversify and mobilize the environmental movement. More than 1 billion people now participate in Earth Day activities each year, making it the largest civic observance in the world. Leave a comment below and share your Earth Day experience with us here at Great Shape! Inc.