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News & Commentary Columns by Richard Louv

LET’S #OPTOUTSIDE 365 DAYS A YEAR: 7 New Ways

In 2015, the leaders of the retail outdoor equipment Co-op REI made a big decision. They closed their doors on Black Friday, the biggest day in the global retail calendar. Instead, they encouraged their 12,000 employees to Opt Outside (#OptOutside), to reconnect with...

THE NEW NATURE MOVEMENT, AFTER 11/8

These are my personal views, and not an official pronouncement of C&NN.  Our story – our shared yearning to reconnect children to the natural world – represents one of the few concerns in America that brings people together across partisan and religious lines. To...

12 PRINCIPLES FOR A NATURE-RICH CITY

  Is your city or urban region nature-rich? Could it be? As of 2008, for the first time in human history, more people live in cities than live in the countryside. This unprecedented change, as it advances, will lead us down two possible paths. One path is toward...

10 Reasons Children, Adults & Communities Need Vitamin N

We’ve come a long way over the past decade, but the journey is far from over. Many of us believe that, while public awareness of the importance of the nature connection has grown, we need to move more quickly toward action on every level: family, school,...

TWO RIVERS OF FATHERHOOD

  People like to talk about traditional fatherhood. Which tradition? I first met Nick Raven, my farmer/wood­worker/trout-fisher friend, many years ago in a little town in Eastern New Mexico. My wife, Kathy, a nurse practitioner, was volunteering at a hospital...
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