A Nature Culture sustains nature as a fundamental part of its traditions, customs, livelihoods and beliefs. Nature Culture encompasses the need for sustainable lifestyles by creating a demand for products as part of the culture. It also provides a philosophy for innovation, technology, arts and science. One reason why a Nature Culture has merits is the benefits accrued from nature.
Many cities are adopting aspects of a Nature Culture; Vancouver, Bristol and Oslo are a few examples. ‘Greening’ cities and the way we live is an important step in moving toward sustainable lifestyles. A Nature Culture exhibits appreciation of sustained nature in celebrations and traditions.