Hello friends, I wish to speak on
the topic of relevance to all of us in the 21st century.
Our Environment is a
very essential part of our life. It is the main source for us to live
in and get food from, to eat, play, work, enjoy, walk, breath, hear or drink. The
environment is basically the atmosphere, and surrounding
geographical area. We know very well that quality of our life depends on our
Let us question ourselves, who spoils the environment ?
Long ago, people lived adapting themselves to the environment and could
not harm the environment. In these days we are harming and
degrading the environment, and thus indirectly harming ourselves.
Power of the technology and science has enabled the man to exploit the environment for selfish and indiscriminate use. This is creating problems for
The causes of worry are:
2. Growth of population and Rapid urbanization
3. Loss of biodiversity
4. Air pollution (greenhouse gases), drinking water pollution, river
pollution by mixing poisonous chemicals, plastics.
5. Global warming and Depletion of ozone layer
6. Depletion of underground water, oil and gas reserves and natural
resources like minerals.
Effect of our irrational or selfish actions:
Famines, untimely rains, cyclones, polar ice melting, ecological imbalance, increase in erosion of land, less protection from UV radiation, diseases and life amidst pollution and so on.
Let us know what we have to do :
We have to adapt our manufacturing and domestic product usage processes to the environment. We must use reducible, reusable, regenerative and recyclable techniques. The governments of
various countries and the United Nations Organization must take up actions at a global level.
term planning and monitoring of actions of private corporations is needed. The
young must be educated to live in harmony with environment rather than exploit
Each of us has a role and responsibility to protect our environment. Only that saves our race on Earth.