Are children and young people really disconnected from nature?

31 Jan 2017

Posted By: JS   |   Source: John Muir Trust   |   URL:


There is often a lot of doom and gloom around the lack of time children get to spend outdoors. This article offers an alternative, more positive viewpoint, citing some examples of where children really are engaging with nature.

“It’s not a binary thing. We’re not either connected or disconnected. We’re all somewhere on a spectrum that reflects our experiences, knowledge and proximity to nature, and our values in relation to it.” 

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Institution: Author: Rob Bushby