Grannis, Pete
June 2008
New York State Conservationist;Jun2008, Vol. 62 Issue 6, preceding p1
The author reflects on the importance of offering opportunities for children to learn about nature and to experience the outdoors firsthand. The author relates that connecting to nature is not only a great way for kids to stay active, it is also the best way to create the next generation of environmental leaders. The author suggests taking children on a fishing, hiking, or outdoor trip to get them interested in nature.


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