"Embracing love of nature, he writes, moves people beyond denial and passivity to the action necessary to protect life on our planet."
Well, it's a bit more than that. Yes, we have lost our connection with nature inside our concrete jungles.
But we also have to live with a broken system that rewards bad behavior like environmental destruction, and punishes/imprisons those who turn to action.
Unless that is all 99% of us, demanding system change.