Helping all people find nature where they live, work, and play.
We envision a network of programs and places that connect people to their environment and each other in ways that lead to sustainable and equitable opportunities, stewardship of our natural ecosystems, and community well-being.
By building these relationships we will encourage the adoption of an ecological mindset in our community where there is a better understanding of the relationship between our social and environmental systems. Our community’s most pressing challenges can be solved with an approach that considers how everything is connected.
Our strategy for achieving our mission
- Nature based learning in and out of schools
- Community building through nature based programming
- Network cultivation and movement building
We are seeking organizations and individuals that share our mission and vision. As an organization in our early stages every hour, every dollar, and every contribution to our mission has a significant impact. Whether you attend one of our events, support us with a donation, or volunteer for one of our programs we look forward to growing with your support.
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Join us at the Play in Nature Event. We will have a table with information about Rochester Ecology Partners and activities that will give everyone a closer look at lichens, fungus, and algae.
This two-day symposium will bring educators and their partners together to experience and learn about nature-based learning through engagement with the environment, relationship-building, discussion, and workshops. Participants will leave with a better understanding of ...