Richard Louv

Richard Louv

Richard Louv is a journalist and author of nine books, including Last Child in the Woods: Saving Our Children From Nature-Deficit DisorderThe Nature Principle: Reconnecting with Life in a Virtual Age, and Vitamin N: The Essential Guide to a Nature-Rich Life: 500 Ways to Enrich Your Family’s Health & Happiness. His books have been translated into 13 languages and published in 17 countries, and helped launch an international movement to connect children and their families to nature. Louv is co-founder and Chairman Emeritus of the Children & Nature Network, an organization helping build the international movement to connect people and communities to the natural world.

Published

Animals Are the Cure for Loneliness

In recent months, a wave of alarming research has suggested the emergence of what some health officials are calling an epidemic of loneliness.

Richard Louv
Sep 1, 2018

Get Your Mind Dirty

The Nature Principle, argues that kids aren't the only ones missing out.

Richard Louv
May 6, 2011