Nature--the sublime, the harsh, and the beautiful--offers something that the street or gated community or computer game cannot.
Richard Louv

Last Child in the Woods

Last Child in the Woods

Oct 29, 2020-- "Passion is lifted from the earth itself by the muddy hands of the young; it travels along grass-stained sleeves to the heart. If we are going to save environmentalism and the environment, we must also save an endangered indicator species: the child in nature." More from Richard Louv in this excerpt from his celebrated book, "Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children from Nature-Deficit Disorder. (2377 reads)


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Take ActionWhen was the last time you connected to the wilds? Consider spending time each day, even if it is just a couple of minutes -- outdoors in communion with the sky, sun, the Earth. For more inspiration check out "Lost Words: Reclaiming the Language of Nature." [more]



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