I was a senior in high school when the first earth day was held. Living in the Washington DC area at the time I remember it well. Now it’s just a vacuous political stunt. Consider this report from the Washington Post.
“A rank odor that visitors likened to cow deposits was borne on the breeze this week from a large mud flat left behind from Saturday’s Global Citizen 2015 Earth Day rally, just northeast of the Monument.” click here
Did these protesters have a CWA Section 404 permit to disturb this wetland habitat?