Challenging the nature-destroying tendency in our modern living is a cultural transformation. It requires changing our normalized perception and behaviors. Those of us in the cities have to critically reevaluate their relationship with the natural world and forge a new culture to appreciate and protect the non-human species.
With a deeper connection to nature, we can our role in the ecosystem. The importance of nature-based education from a young age can’t be overstated – it’s the best way to instil respect for non-human life.