World Environment Day, Islam and Environment Protection
By Aqib Ul Ahad Wani and Bisma Yousuf
June 6, 2022
Islam has a long history of highlighting the significance of environmental preservation and natural resource conservation.
Global environmental problem is one of the most pressing challenges for our generation and the coming generations. Whales are turning up dead with hundreds of pounds of plastic in their stomachs; rain is saturated in micro-plastics; clean water is scarce for so many people on the planet, and the most destructive extinction catastrophe since the dinosaurs is upon us. According to studies, one out of every five species goes extinct every year.