To develop critical and creative thinking skills.
To promote the understanding of how decisions and actions affect the environment and to build the necessary knowledge and skills to address 21st-century environmental issues.
To foster tolerance and understanding.
To enhance sensitivity, appreciation, and respect for the environment.
To reduce stress due to increased time spent in nature.
To stimulate good nutrition.
To promote sense of place and connection through the community involvement.
To save money by learning actions to improve costs in electricity, water, waste management, and more.
To improve the level of eco-friendly behaviour through recycling, energy efficiency, rational use of water, among others.