Earth Day is recognized every year to raise awareness of environmental issues and inspire an appreciation for the world around us. Environmental activists coined Earth Day in response to a massive oil spill in waters near Santa Barbara, CA, in 1969. Teachers can view the teaching guide for ideas on how to incorporate Earth Day Fun Facts in the classroom.
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