Global warming and pollution appear to be a threat to the planet. To reverse this threat man must reduce pollution caused by fossil fuel, preserve the forests and reduce the destructive effects of global warming.
In the painting man is represented by the twenty central panels while the leaves symbolize the environment. Together they make one interdependent whole neither one dominant over the other. Man must have due regard for nature or reap the disastrous consequences. Each nation must participate in order to leave a beautiful world for our children and grandchildren in the future.