World Earth Day Today

Earth Day 2011 is celebrated nationwide on Friday with the theme of 'A Billion acts of Green' to promote the spirit of environment conservation. The Day is being observed for the past 40 years to generate awareness about need to protect earth’s environment. Various programmes are being held all over the world including India to mark the occasion. This year’s motto of Earth day is to register at least one billion acts of individual or organizations.
For over 40 years, Earth Day—April 22—has inspired and mobilized individuals and organizations worldwide to demonstrate their commitment to environmental protection and sustainability.