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Last Child in the Park by Jess Monis

“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.” This quote from Richard Louv’s, “Last Child In the Woods” speaks directly to why I have chosen my internship with M.O.R.E. 724 more words

Read Along with Me: Last Child in the Woods

Okay, I finally decided to start reading “Last Child in the Woods” by Richard Louv. So many have asked me if I had read it, that I was starting to feel embarrassed. 757 more words

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View from the Garden - Glencarlyn Community Library Garden

by Wendy Mills, Certified Master Gardener

A growing body of research is proving what we know intuitively: Nature is good for us—physically, mentally, and cognitively. When we spend time in nature—whether in a national park or a backyard garden—we feel better. 666 more words

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