Delaware Children in Nature operates under the guidance of the Program Coordinator, Dan Ashe, two chairpersons, Ray Bivens (DNREC) and Tonyea Mead (DOE) and six working committees.
Environmental Literacy develop
implement a statewide environmental literacy
Meaningful Outdoor Experiences improve
the access to “meaningful outdoor experiences” for every student.
Greener Schools establish
direct path to improve
school sustainability and environmental education.
Outdoor Connections improve
between the public and park
areas / green space by raising awareness and building positive perceptions.
Community Outreach mobilize
local communities to engage
families, neighborhoods and local governments to get people
Health and Fitness raise
obesity and how outdoor play
can help families maintain
more active lifestyles.