This is the opening paragraph from a great article by Richard Louv, Co-Founder and Chairman Emeritus of the Children and Nature Network.
Young people care about the future, and many are leaders in the fight against global warming. Organizations such as Energy Action Coalition have galvanized thousands of students in an impressive effort to build what it calls “the youth clean energy and climate movement.” The success of future environmentalism also depends on connecting more people personally to the natural world. Especially children.
To read the entire article on the Children and Nature Network blog click here.