Garden planting day at Nuestro Mundo Community School (Photo: Althea Dotzour)

Garden planting day at Nuestro Mundo Community School (Photo: Althea Dotzour)

Earth Partnership promotes native habitat restoration as a process for community learning and land stewardship.

It is our belief that learning through stewardship:

  • Improves educational opportunities for all learners
  • Builds meaningful relationships in human communities and with natural communities
  • Promotes ecological literacy
  • Takes action to heal the land
  • Strengthens resilience to environmental and climatic challenges
  • Fosters hope in young people and adults

How Earth Partnership Works

EP 10 Restoration Education Steps
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Earth Partnership collaborates with diverse communities to create vibrant outdoor learning spaces using a curriculum-based 10-step ecological restoration process (10 Steps PDF). Through facilitated relationship-building and dialogue, communities identify their shared stewardship vision and the ways EP can help make it a reality.

Teachers, informal educators, natural resource professionals, families, and students attend restoration education training institutes tailored to their communities.


To engage educators and learners of all ages and backgrounds in community-based ecological restoration for healthy environments.


For communities across the world to be actively engaged in ecological restoration that connects people to the land and each other through a commitment to stewardship.