We need to Inspire with Nature

With generations of our youth increasingly becoming captive to the digital world, we need to spend more time showing kids how awesome nature really is. The long-term consequences of raising a generation that has no appreciation for nature will be catastrophic.

Here is a video from the E.O. Wilson Biodiversity Foundation which explores what can happen when you place something as simple as a sweep-net in the hands of a young ‘un…

“In this collaborative storytelling project, the E.O. Wilson Biodiversity Foundation explores the moments of personal discovery and transformation that occur as young people connect with the natural world at BioBlitz.”

Inspired by Nature: A Collaborative Storytelling Project of the E.O. Wilson Biodiversity Foundation from E.O. Wilson Biodiversity Foundation on Vimeo.

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  1. By Expiscor (2 September 2013) | Arthropod Ecology on 2 September, 2013 at 6:48 AM

    […] of E.O. Wilson, check out this video from his Biodiversity Foundation. Yes, we do need to inspire kids (thanks Adrian for posting that […]

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