For me, nature connection isn’t about getting outside. It’s about what kids get when they spend a lot of time outside, in all weather, with great role models. Confidence, competence, problem solving, positivity, resilience, and so much more. The outdoors is the best place i’ve found in my 20 years working with youth to cultivate these types of characteristics, and nature connection is the best catalyst.
FYI – He sent in two low res images (in this folder). I added the pine tree image that is higher res. It was public domain, for any use.
the p.i.n.e. Project