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For Earth Day 2020, a 50th Anniversary Film: “When the Earth Moves”

For Earth Day 2020, a 50th Anniversary Film: “When the Earth Moves”

Candice Gaukel Andrews April 21, 2020 0

The original Earth Day turns 50 years old tomorrow. I have been thinking about this momentous anniversary for almost a year, now. Twelve months ago, in my Earth Day 2019 post, I had written:

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Connection with Nature as a Child Means a Healthier Adult

Connection with Nature as a Child Means a Healthier Adult

Candice Gaukel Andrews April 7, 2020 0

Seeking out the natural world—and the wildlife that occupies it—is a good way to cope with the coronavirus pandemic and its resultant shelter-in-place edicts. But now, there’s even more reason to indulge in the

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Nat Hab Grant Helps Children Reconnect with Nature

Nat Hab Grant Helps Children Reconnect with Nature

Emily Goodheart Kautz February 15, 2020 0

Nat Hab is pleased to share that the FortWhyte Alive Class Act project in Winnipeg, Canada, has been selected to receive a philanthropy grant for the coming year. The $2,500 will sponsor 10 classroom

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When Playing, Native American Children Are More Likely to Pretend to Be Wildlife

When Playing, Native American Children Are More Likely to Pretend to Be Wildlife

Candice Gaukel Andrews January 9, 2018 1

I read about something today that may seem like a small thing to know in the midst of all the news in our lives. But perhaps, deep down inside it, you’ll find a very

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Why We Should Teach the Next Generation About Conservation

Why We Should Teach the Next Generation About Conservation

Natural Habitat Adventures July 27, 2017 0

Conservation Will Protect the World for Future Generations Children are born curious. They are interested and excited to know about the natural world and what happens in it. Most of them are also instinctively

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Overcome Your Family’s Nature Deficit Disorder

Overcome Your Family’s Nature Deficit Disorder

Wendy Redal May 13, 2010 1

When I was growing up in damp western Washington, I remember many occasions where my dad insisted we kids leave the TV and spend time outside. It may have been gray and drizzly, but

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