Archive for the ‘Natural World’ Category

Hantz Woodlands a New Vision or City Sellout?

Hantz WoodlandsMore than a mere land sale, the Detroit City Council’s 5-4 vote Tuesday to sell about 1,500 lots to the Hantz Woodlands project keeps alive the idea that Detroit will serve as a worldwide center of urban innovation for postindustrial cities. Continue reading

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If children lose contact with nature they won’t fight for it

Daniel Pudles 2011With half of their time spent at screens, the next generation will be poorly equipped to defend the natural world from harm

Declaration of Interdependence

The Declaration of Interdependence expresses [the David Suzuki Foundation’s] values as an organization. It was written for the 1992 UN Earth Summit in Rio de Janeiro, where portions of [their] declaration were woven into the work of others around the world to form the Earth Charter.

Since then, the Declaration has inspired people around the world to live lighter on the Earth Continue reading