Existing ecological systems should be restored, enhanced and in many locations, should be enlarged and expanded.
Natural systems should be integrated and integral to the functions, aesthetics, and serve as a centerpiece for all to see, celebrate and learn from. Natural systems are the living breathing organs, the heart of the community. Redevelopment of our cities need to emphasize nature and a healthy environment, encouraging and fostering healthy human and a healthy community. We will know success in everyone in their community realizes that healthy natural systems start with the way we design and manage our unique environments, in each and everyone’s own yard, park, and along roadways. We want everyone to understand that they are stewards of their own environment. Linking social goods with healthy communities is our goal. Our future depends on this renewed relationship with the earth, and our responsibility in each and every thing we do.