Persuasive Essay On Earth

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Our world is a pretty bad place to be in right now. We have so many problems to deal with: global warming, holes in the ozone layer, poaching, rising seas, high crime rates, fast-dwindling resources, pollution, etc. All these problems make it a huge problem to be on Earth. Despite all the good that we have done, such as surviving as a very dominant species, inventing many new technologies, exploring outer space, etc., what have we done to give back to nature? We are very selfish in taking natural resources away from nature at a very alarming pace, yet none of it is helping nature at all! I read the other day in my Chemistry textbook that we have only about 40-50 years left until we run out of oil and natural gas!
Right now, we have created so many harsh problems to our society that it’s almost beyond repair now. It will take a few decades for nature to mend the holes in the ozone layer. By that time, we would have used even more CFCs (chlorofluorocarbons), and created larger holes. It takes millions of years to create fossil fuels. We are using them at such a fast pace that we’ll soon have to look for different sources of energy. Even the renewable resources, such as animals and fish are dwindling and will soon become non-renewable. Overfishing has left very few marine animals left. Poaching has resulted in many
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For example, we all know about the “Swachh Bharat” (Clean India) initiative introduced by the Prime Minister of India, Narendra Modi. Many of us talk about it and discuss the huge problems that pollution creates. However, the same person throws a wrapper on the ground, stating that “it’s not a very big deal. It’s just one piece of plastic.” Unfortunately thousands, if not millions of people have that same thought, and those thousands and millions of pieces of plastic result in the huge expanses of landfills and polluted areas that are now commonplace in our

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