TITLE

Families Nurturing Nature

AUTHOR(S)
Suckow, Audrey
PUB. DATE
January 2002
SOURCE
Mothering;Jan/Feb2002, Issue 110, p74
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features the relationship between parent and children in the United States. Importance of environment in molding the personality of a child; Role of the National Wildlife Federation in providing inspiration to parent and kids about the environment; Other organizations offering information on ecosystem.
ACCESSION #
5966100

 

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