Towards Awareness

A Final Ethic to Guide Keen Green Enterprises

Russell Maier
Aug 18 · 9 min read

Observe how the Earth has tended its cycles towards an ever greater awareness of interconnection — Earthen Ethic №6

This is the tenth installment of the Earthen Ethic series laying out the framework for a new ecological ethics based on the Earth’s example. This week we go deep into the sixth and final principle — of awareness raising.

ENEATH THE MOSSY FLOOR of North American temperate forests, there lies a hidden network exchanging the needs, nutrients and character of trees. Observing the lush verdant splendor above, it is easy to overlook that…