Just because we are social-distancing, doesn’t mean we aren’t celebrating Earth Month! Learn about the exciting virtual events planned in Colorado for Earth Month 2020. Join a virtual rally, make inspiring art, or learn something new on a webinar.
At home with nothing to do? That’s our 21st-century challenge! Hiking, nature observation, gardening, building community… Read these classics on your couch, for inspiration on how to social-distance it through the 50th Earth Day anniversary and beyond. We can do this!
On April 22, 2020, Earth Day turns fifty. A day that should see us in the streets and parks and on campuses, connecting with each other in celebration for a common goal, will be eerily overshadowed by a worldwide health crisis.
We will, however, gather on-line for a three day marathon of action! Hopefully, we will also take time to reflect on the parallels between the two crises.
Senator Gaylord Nelson’s profound inspiration still rings true fifty-years later. Substitute some numbers or place names and his words on peace, justice and sustainability are just as relevant today with even greater urgency.
Thousands of years of wars produced Planet Earth. This was just the beginning though, the biggest battle of all time was still to be had. But first, a time for rest and the creation of humans. Can they help Mother Earth in building her defense for the Intergalactic Battles or will they foil her plans?
On Wednesday, March 25th the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission hosted its hearing virtually, with opportunity to offer public comment online. 350 Colorado staff and members were there to comment, calling for a halt to all oil and gas activities for at least 30 days and until COVID-19 is contained.
In the wake of COVID-19, 350 Colorado is working to proactively respond with public health and safety as a top priority. For all of us working to address the climate crisis, this pandemic serves as a strong reminder both about likely challenges that lie ahead in our collective response to climate change and also our ability to act quickly for the greater good when we must.