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Last Child in the Woods- Book Review

Today I’m trying something different. Today I’m reviewing an older book that I recently read that pertains to the disconnection between modern society and nature, 871 more words


Survey Says: Play!

We want to play and learn outdoors.  Educators, teachers, parents, and students all understand the value.  But what is stopping us, really?  We’re building a local… 82 more words

Nature Play

Last Child Standing In the Woods

The ParentMap organization of Seattle presented, Richard Louv Getting Kids Back to Nature. Richard Louv is the author of eight books including his latest bestseller,   649 more words


Are Your Children Suffering from NDD?

(Nature-Deficit Disorder)


Richard Louv is chairman of the Children and Nature Network. He is author of ‘Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children from Nature-Deficit Disorder’, and the inspiration behind NUFG‘s Kamarooka activity. 259 more words

No Child Left Indoors

Richard Louv argues that we are facing a point in human history where children no longer spend the time outdoors necessary for development. He calls this “nature-deficit disorder,” a phenomena that is all too real for any urban or suburban youth. 512 more words


Out on the canoe trail: It's good to stop and enjoy nature

By Howard Meyerson

LUDINGTON, MI — It’s rare these days that I get a chance to just sit. Deadlines beckon and emails stack up. If not emails then other online demands, or family and home matters. 723 more words