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Environmental Wellness

Environmental WellnessEnvironmental wellness is a process that involves learning about and contributing to the health of the planet. This involves establishing a sustainable lifestyle, protecting natural resources, and eliminating pollutants and excessive waste.  Environmental wellness also includes having respect for and awareness of your surroundings and playing an active role in your community. Environmental wellness encompasses not just our relationship with the planet and nature but our relationship with our personal surroundings as well.  When our personal surroundings are well cared for, clean and organized, we experience a greater sense of comfort and less anxiety.  Being environmentally well enhances your personal health, and helps ensure the future health of our communities and the world.

What are other signs of environmental wellness?

A healthy personal environment includes:

Environmental Wellness

Ways to enhance environmental wellness:

On Campus Resources

Online Resources