Are You a Member of the Earth Generation?

The Nature Conservancy's Dave Connell had a great post Tuesday. "We don't need an Earth Day or an Earth Hour," he writes, "we need an Earth Generation."

Dave provided the following descriptions of an Earth Generation:

  • We need a generation that doesn't see natural landscapes and the services they provide as an inexhaustible dumping ground, but builds those services into the financial equations of development and wealth. 
  • We need a generation that looks for beauty in grasslands and mountains, not just on LCD screens and netbooks.

Are you a member of the Earth Generation?

Kim Ethridge

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