Maintaining a healthy environment includes clean air, clean water and a living area free from pollution in which resources are used wisely to meet the need of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs.
Earth Day 2019 theme is "Protect Our Species." Nature’s gifts to our planet are the millions of species that we know and love, and many more that remain to be discovered. Unfortunately, human beings have irrevocably upset the balance of nature and, as a result, the world is facing the greatest rate of extinction since we lost the dinosaurs more than 60 million years ago. But unlike the fate of the dinosaurs, the rapid extinction of species in our world today is the result of human activity.