In 2011. Chile’s Puyehue volcano erupts, causing air traffic cancellations across South America, New Zealand, Australia and forcing over 3,000 people to evacuate.
The 43rd Annual Earth Day is today – April 22nd. It began in 1970 with US Senator Gaylord Nelson who began a teach-in about environmental concerns, which has now grown to a movement with 193 participating countries. In 2009, the United Nations designated April 22 as International Mother Earth Day.
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Zurich, Switzerland – Region near Türlersee.