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National All is Ours Day – April 8, 2023

National All Is Ours Day celebrated on April 8 is a day devoted to appreciating all the things of beauty and nature around us. Did you know that Americans are the world’s number one trash-producing nation? Yes! But this day is all about noticing nature and the world around us. From enjoying the beauty of birds in your backyard to visiting the local park, these are ways you can appreciate mother nature. The holiday also teaches us to love and be grateful for all that we possess. You can use this day to share what you have with friends, family, or even outsiders. There are several ways to observe this day, let’s go learn more about this day.

History of National All is Ours Day

National All is Ours Day is a unique day celebrated to show appreciation for all that is around us. Unfortunately, the history and origin of this day are unknown. So what is the best thing about this day? There is not just one, but three ways to show appreciation on this day.

The first approach to celebrate this day is by reflecting on nature around us. You can stop for a minute and appreciate the beauty of our environment. It can be as simple as a roadside flower or as big as the home-grown garden that you’ve put your time and sweat into. So, whatever you appreciate on this day, remember that you should not take things in nature for granted.

The second approach to celebrating National All is Ours Day is by appreciating anything and everything. You might not have everything in your life but you would have something in your life that brings joy, this is the day to appreciate those things. There will be some people who brighten our lives, you can take this opportunity and appreciate them as well.

The third and final way to celebrate this day is by sharing what we have with others. Some of us might have a lot of things, but many others don’t have any. This holiday, you should share whatever you can with others. Even if you don’t have anything significant to share, you can share a simple smile with someone you see on your street.

National All is Ours Day timeline

1962
Silent Spring Sends Shock Waves

Rachel Carson sounds the alarm on the ill effects of D.D.T. and other pesticides affecting our environment.

1980
Recycling Gains Popularity

Recycling takes on a new life in the U.S. as New Jersey makes curbside-pickup mandatory for residents.

1985
The Discovery Of Ozone Hole

Researchers identify the 7.3 square-mile holes in the ozone layer over Antarctica.

2019
The Rise Of Greta Thunberg

Sixteen-year-old Swedish environmental activist, Greta Thunberg, becomes “Time” magazine’s 2019 Person of the Year.

National All is Ours Day FAQs

In how many ways can we celebrate National All is Ours Day?

There are three main ways to celebrate this day. You can celebrate by appreciating nature and all things around you. You can also share whatever you have with the next person in need. 

What is the importance of the environment in human life?

The environment influences healthy living and is a major part of life on Earth. Without an environment, all living organisms will not be able to survive. 

What is the concept of the environment?

The environment is the total of all the living and nonliving elements and their effects that influence human life.

How to Celebrate National All is Ours Day

  1. Choose an approach and celebrate!

    There are three main approaches to celebrate this day. Pick an approach and maximize all your positive thoughts!

  2. Share with others

    This day encourages people to appreciate their surroundings, be grateful, and share what they have.

  3. Share your story

    There might be many beautiful things in your lives but there will be that one thing that’s always close to your heart — share that story on your social media!

5 Facts About Nature That’s A Shocking To Hear

  1. Plastics kill

    Plastic garbage on the ocean kills more than 1,000,000 sea animals every year.

  2. Aluminum can be recycled forever

    Unlike paper that has limited recycling time, aluminum can be recycled forever.

  3. Earth is 4.5 billion years old

    The Earth is about 4.5 billion years old but human activity has destroyed more than one million species.

  4. Fungi can de-radiate!

    Fungi play a vital role in managing the environment — they can even de-radiate the environment.

  5. Ants are heavier than humans

    The combined weight of ants on the plant makes them heavier than all human beings.

Why We Love National All is Ours Day

  1. It is a much-needed day

    National All is Ours Day is a day of appreciation. In a world where only grudge and dissatisfaction prevails, this day is a much-needed one.

  2. Nature is cool!

    The nature and the environment around us are awesome, but we don’t pay enough attention to them. National All is Ours Day encourages us to realize the beauty that surrounds us every day.

  3. It teaches us the value of appreciation

    We often tend to overlook the things around us and fail to notice the beautiful things around us. So, this day teaches us the value of appreciation.

National All is Ours Day dates

YearDateDay
2023April 8Saturday
2024April 8Monday
2025April 8Tuesday
2026April 8Wednesday
2027April 8Thursday

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