Sunday, April 18, 2010

Castlewood Canyon

Friday, April 16, 2010

Earth Day - the 40th anniversary

Senator Gaylor Nelson of Wisconsin, The founder of Earth Day.

April 22nd marks the 40th anniversary of Earth Day, the annual celebration of Mother Earth. Earth Day was founded by Former Wisconsin Senator Gaylord Nelson (1916 - 2005). Nelson led a grassroots campaign starting in 1962 to raise awareness for environmental issues. He said that the Vietnam protests at universities, which were called ''sitins'' were so effective that he knew a similar campaign would work.

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