Union Grove Elementary School

1745 Milldrum Street, Union Grove, WI 53182

262-878-2015

Environmental Awareness Day (Earth Day)

Description

Former Wisconsin governor and U.S. Senator Gaylord Nelson founded Earth Day in 1970 to organize a national public demonstration that would bring attention to the environment. His efforts made environmental issues an integral part of political debate. Environmental Awareness Day marks the anniversary of Earth Day. Enacted May 23, 1990, from the 1989 Laws of Wisconsin, Act 146.

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