No Child Left Inside is a national movement for furthering connecting kids and nature. Legislation from 2009 can be reviewed at this website. http://www.opencongress.org/bill/111-h2054/show
This is not a brand new issue. As far back as 2005 NPR promoted awareness in their story with Richard Louv and his then new book ‘Last Child in the Woods: Saving Kids From Nature Deficity Disorder’. The story is at this website. http://www.npr.org/templates/story/story.php?storyId=4665933
WHAT YOU CAN DO
#1 You can speak of this to legislators and advocacy groups in terms of the benefits of healthy and diverse native plant communities being a fundamental part of connecting kids with nature and addressing nature deficit disorders.
#2 You can respond to this post with new initiatives related to this issue.