Urban Nature | Sustainable Coastlines

Easy to overlook, but missed dearly if it’s absent. Nature in our urban environments has untold benefits for human health and happiness — and for the environment itself. Find out more with the resources below.

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Learn more about urban nature

Videos, quotes, and facts to share

Te reo nature words

Proverbs and quotes


Did you know?

Proverbs and quotes


Venture further

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Regenerative practice in our cities

One way of connecting with nature is to look at what nature gives us and what we give back in return. Practices that give more than they take are called ‘regenerative’. Explore some here.

Regeneration in ciites Community garden

Connect with your community

Joining your local community garden is a great way to learn to grow food, connect with others, and encourage more green spaces in your urban environment.


Watch 2040

The film 2040 looks towards a positive future with regenerative solutions that improve the wellbeing of the planet, people and all living systems. Watch the trailer below.

Explore the rest of our Connect With Nature Resources!

The production of the Connect With Nature content series was
made possible with the generous support of SC Johnson.