Fostering Healthy Communities 

through Connection with Nature

integrating people's relationship with the natural environment with the psychological, social, political, and economic facets of place engagement and citizenship action



the relationship between ecosystem healthy and human health is an often overlooked, but important factor in community level decision-making to achieve health outcomes 

Community Health

Climate Action

community-based environmental stewardship actions taken to enhance green infrastructure, biodiversity, ecosystem services, and human well-being 

Civic Ecology 

mitigation  actions taken to slow the rise of global temperatures  and  strategies to moderate the harmful socio-ecological effects  of climate change 


Nature Connection