Full Ecology is the revitalizing work of social, cultural psychologist Mary M Clare and science writer Gary Ferguson. Joining the best thinking from their respective disciplines, the couple reveal a powerful antidote to modern-day disconnect – the wild and simple act of reclaiming your relationship with nature. Your human nature. With Full Ecology they invite you to explore strategies for restoring relationship with the natural world – strategies that have immediate application for relationships with others and with yourself. Right here and now, in the middle of these insistently busy lives Gary and Mary lead us into the essential instructions of nature. The nature that surrounds us. The nature we so easily forget we ARE.
We shall not cease from exploration, and the end of all our exploring will be to arrive where we started and know the place for the first time.
~T. S. Eliot
Drawing on the 8 INSTRUCTIONS of the natural world as the core of Full Ecology, Gary & Mary create customized workshops, keynotes and retreats for professional
NATURE KNOWS YOU BETTER THAN YOU KNOW YOURSELF. LEARN ITS LESSONS.
Recent and upcoming publications!
Science writer Gary Ferguson has been exploring the natural world and sharing it through writing for over twenty five years and 26 publications. To learn more about his many years of backcountry hiking and wildlife observation, visit his personal website wildwords.net. He and wife Mary M Clare have recently combined their considerable forces in Fully Ecology to address and combat climate change.
Full Ecology Tedx Talk Bozeman
Watch the TedX Talk that introduces Full Ecology. Mary M. Clare and Gary Ferguson, observe that while we are at the most technologically advanced point in human history, we are also at our most socially disconnected. Studies in both psychology and ecology show that when we’re connected and collaborative we are better able to support one another and the living world that supports us.
A brief introduction to Gary & Mary and to the essence of Full Ecology.
Wildfire is increasing in frequency, intensity and impact. Full Ecology offers reliable guidance in troubling, even terrifying times.
Full Ecology takes guidance from wisdom across time and traditions as it points to the concordance of what we know inside ourselves with what we see outside.