Fri, Jun 1, 2007 -- 10:00 AM
Nature Deficit DisorderDownload audio (MP3)
The program discusses a phenomenon called "Nature Deficit Disorder," a condition describing young people growing up without exposure to the natural environment.
Host: Dave Iverson
- Alex Padilla, state senator from District 20 in California's San Fernando Valley
- Juan Martinez, volunteer youth coordinator with the Sierra Club and former participant of an outdoors program that transformed his life
- Martin LeBlanc, national youth education director for the Sierra Club
- Richard Louv, author of "Last Child in the Woods: Saving our Children from Nature Deficit Disorder"