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Touch of Nature Environmental Center is a unit in the division of Student Affairs at Southern Illinois University Carbondale and is home to experiential education programs that utilize the many natural resources on and around its 3,100 acres located in beautiful Southern Illinois. These programs offer opportunities in both adventure and environmental education, and meet the needs for a wide range of groups, businesses and organizations. Touch of Nature is dedicated to providing state-of-the-art educational, recreational and professional development to our customers.

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Leave No TraceThe Leave No Trace Center for Outdoor Ethics protects the outdoors by teaching and inspiring people to enjoy it responsibly. LNT Workshops will be offered by Touch of Nature beginning in 2020.

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