The Declaration of Interdependence expresses the reality that should guide our actions and policies in Pensacola and Escambia County.
It was written for the 1992 UN Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro.
THIS WE KNOW:
We are the earth, through the plants and animals that nourish us.
THIS WE BELIEVE:
Humans have become so numerous and our tools so powerful that we have driven fellow creatures to extinction, dammed the great rivers, torn down ancient forests, poisoned the earth, rain and wind, and ripped holes in the sky.
THIS WE RESOLVE: