4 Ways to Reconnect With Nature

March 20, 2024

In Employee Engagement

Offer to your employees a valuable opportunity to pause, reflect, and take action for the planet. In this article, we explore simple yet impactful ways to reconnect with nature. From outdoor adventures to documentary screenings, let’s delve into four inspiring ways to make a difference.

1. Plan an outdoor adventure & reconnect with earth

people doing a hike

Take an hour to immerse yourself in the earthy scents and lush greenery while walking alongside a friend or challenge yourself to a hiking adventure. While safeguarding our planet is paramount, indulging in outdoor adventures not only boosts our well-being but also serves as a joyful reminder of why preserving our shared home is essential.


2. Bring out the popcorn and enjoy a documentary

a girl enjoying a documentary on environmental issues

In 2019, WWF teamed up with Silverback Films for the acclaimed documentary series “Our Planet,” streaming on Netflix. Narrated by Sir David Attenborough, this eight-part series sheds light on the pressing challenges facing nature today. Garnering two Emmy awards for Outstanding Documentary Series and Outstanding Narrator, the documentary aims to inspire people around the world to understand the natural world as never before. Dive deeper into “Our Planet” for insights, then immerse yourself in the series.

3. Grab your camera and see the world from a new perspective

someone capturing the beauty of the environment

Immerse yourself in nature photography for an hour, using a DSLR or smartphone. Capture stunning shots of local wildlife and flora in your community. It’s a fun way to appreciate the beauty of nature right where you live.

4. Plan an educational session & invite friends or family to join

People educating themselves on environmental issues

Take this fantastic opportunity to raise awareness about environmental issues and inspire action. By coming together to learn and discuss topics like climate change, biodiversity loss, and sustainability, you can empower each other to make positive changes in your daily lives. Plus, sharing this experience with loved ones fosters a sense of community and collective responsibility for our planet’s well-being. Click here to learn more.

The Author

Sofia Rueda

Marketing Project Manager

An advocate and contributor to the employee wellness sector since 2018. Sofia became part of Altrum sharing in its commitment to inspire and celebrate individuals. Her dedication extends far beyond the workplace, as she strives to positively impact the well-being of employees through her expertise.

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