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Do you know an individual, school, or organization doing amazing work connecting kids to nature? Nominate them for the 2018 Children in Nature Award!

The Children in Nature Award winners represent the most innovative and successful initiatives to get kids out into nature more often here in Central Texas. Through their efforts, they are helping to reduce the symptoms of “nature deficit disorder” – a term coined by bestselling author Richard Louv in his book Last Child in the Woods.

Submit your nomination now for one or multiple award categories:

  • John F. Ahrns Award for Environmental Education
  • John Covert Watson Award for Vision
  • E. Lee Walker Award for Community Collaboration
  • ·Westcave Award for Enduring Dedication

Sponsorship opportunities for the 2018 Celebration of Children in Nature – Award Presentation & Dinner are also available.