…Is to protect our local and regional environment from degradation,

To restore areas of our local and regional natural environment that have suffered degradation,

To actively participate in the full range of democratic processes that protect and restore the natural environment,

To gather and disseminate information about the natural environment,

To promote the concept that the Earth is a living entity of which we are a part,

To promote the health of this living web by respecting its human and non-human inhabitants, by cultivating a deep understanding of the impacts of our life style choices on this web of life, through stewardship and the making of wise choices, and

To celebrate this living web that sustains us.