Earth Day this year came and went almost without much notice. The lack of attention seemed to have happened everywhere else too.
In the US, where Earth Day was first celebrated, some columnists and environmentalists lamented a similar lack of awareness.
Since its inception on April 22, 1970, Earth Day has been about urging governments and people to combat specific environmental problems and to protect the environment generally.
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