Healing the broken bond between our young and nature is in everyone’s self-interest, not only because aesthetics or justice demand it, but also because our mental, physical and spiritual health depend upon it.
Richard Louv,
Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children From Nature- Deficit Disorder
Five Key Strategies

1. Create an informed public through the collaborative Web portal cNatureNet and the cNatureNet Web-based news service.

2. Provide forums and showcases designed to address the root causes of nature-deficit disorder.

3. Engage a diverse — silo bridging — network of organizational partners.

4. Nurture the growth and strength of a broad, nonpartisan and international Leave No Child Inside movement.

5. Collaborate with state, regional, national and international partners.