Nature in a new perspective: treehouses
THE TREEHOUSE GUIDE
We’ve scoured the web and assembled some of the best resources to transform you into a treehouse expert.
" Pete Nelson is a presenter of Treehouse Masters on Animal Planet and works for TreeHouse Workshop near Seattle in the Pacific Northwest. "
From choosing safe and proper trees and construction advice to the basics of treehouses, Pete Nelson is a great reference for anyone curious and wanting to explore the world of treehouse building.
Nebraska Wildlife Federation
Nebraksa Wildlife Federation is an affiliate of "the nation's largest member-supported wildlife organization"! As we begin our journey in Nebraska, it is important that we are educated in the conservation of Nebraska's wildlife and how we can contribute to the health and beauty of our state.
Nebraska Wildlife Federation Mission: to promote Nebraska’s wildlife and wild places through outdoor education, fish and wildlife conservation, and public policy.
To learn more about Nebraska Wildlife Federation click the link above to view their website, offering education, wildlife conservation, hunting and fishing, and much more.
Nebraska Statewide Arboretum
" The Nebraska Statewide Arboretum was founded in 1978 by a small group of plant enthusiasts associated with the University of Nebraska. Our purpose is to operate exclusively for educational purposes to promote knowledge, appreciation and use of indigenous and introduced flora of Nebraska for the benefit of the citizens and governmental entities in Nebraska. We constantly strive to educate on the importance of sustainable landscapes through out Nebraska, especially as they relate to native plants. "
Arbor Day Foundation
" WE INSPIRE PEOPLE TO PLANT, NURTURE AND CELEBRATE TREES.
The Arbor Day Foundation is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit conservation and education organization. A million members, donors, and partners support our programs to make our world greener and healthier. "
" The Nature Explore program supports your important efforts to connect children with nature by offering…
-Outdoor Classroom Design Services to help you create nurturing, nature-based outdoor spaces
-Workshops & Conferences to share effective, inspiring ideas for enhancing children’s learning with nature
-Natural Products for Outdoor Classrooms, field-tested components that support children’s interests and creativity
-Family Resources to inspire nature connections at home
-Sustainability Network to help programs connect and share ideas (this includes a growing network of Certified Nature Explore ----Classrooms around the nation)
-Research and Field-testing as the foundation for all our programs and resources "
Joslyn Institue for Sustainable Communities
" The mission of the Joslyn Institute for Sustainable Communities is to promote an integrated approach to sustainability through education, public visioning, partnership, and coordination. "