Danielle Butcher Franz writes in The Brainerd Dispatch about how local environmentalism has impacted her.
- While the energy and environment debate is often drawn out on a national or federal scale, impactful conservation is often seen at the local level.
- Small things such as trash clean ups or garden plantings can have a lasting impact on the local environment and connect you with your community.
- Spending time in nature has also been shown to reduce stress and anxiety.
- Engaging in local conservation efforts benefits the planet and people’s health.
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