Vol XXI – #5 -Earth Day

Report #6976 Photo: LR-4-22-21

Michigan Beach

Leland
28°
Sunny
7:53 am6:00 pm EST
Feels like: 21°F
Wind: 6mph SSW
Humidity: 89%
Pressure: 30.22"Hg
UV index: 0
ThuFriSat
36/30°F
34/23°F
34/32°F

Happy Hour BeachStarting with Rachel Carson’s bestselling novel Silent Spring in 1962, the modern environmental movement began. The first Earth Day followed in 1970 as a global movement to stem the tide of pollution and damage we cause to this planet on a daily basis. The images today are from Keith’s 1970’s archives to  celebrate the first Earth Day.

See the history at: https://www.earthday.org/history/

Or, maybe you can listen to Walter Cronkite
BirchesSnowGaugeContest20-21 20210321

Subscribe
Notify of
guest
8 Comments
Newest
Oldest Most Voted
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments
Julie
Julie
1 year ago

Thank you for the great Earth Day archive photos, history and video!

Betty Sonnega
Betty Sonnega
1 year ago

Good seeing Roaring Brook again. Thanks

Catryna Loos
Catryna Loos
1 year ago

Lovely photos. Great to hear Walters voice again.

Gina Erb
Gina Erb
1 year ago

Gills Pier Beach?

Mark Smith
1 year ago
Reply to  Jim Burnham

It looks like Shalda Creek

Dick, in Rankin
Dick, in Rankin
1 year ago

Old pix, perhaps, but still beautiful!