Matthew Zylstra is a free-range writer, educator and researcher with a focus on human-nature relationships and interactions. This website and many of its posts are inspired by his PhD research on meaningful nature experience and connectedness with nature. His thesis is available for download here »
View the research results poster presented on meaningful nature experiences at the 2012 Annual Research Meeting of the DST-NRF ...On December 12, 2012 / By Matthew Zylstra
Two decades ago the Queensland Forest Service was already creatively communicating the basic concept of ecosystem services at the ...On July 28, 2012 / By Matthew Zylstra
Wise persons do not come from cities speaking of clothes, gadgets and riches. No, they come from the wilder places…speaking of nature, animals roaming free and a different kind of treasure.
eyes4earth.org is a portal into meaningful nature experience and connectedness with nature. It draws on scientific research and experiential insight to explore implications for sustainability education and consciousness.
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