Earthlands is an Earth-based educational Center in Central Massachusetts in Petersham, near the vast Quabbin Reservoir.

Earthlands is the home of the Institute of Environmental Awareness, Inc, a 501(c)(3) non-profit, educational organization whose mission is to “provide Earth-centered educational and personal transformational experiences that empower and inspire people to participate as skilled, conscious, and joyful contributors to the evolving life on Earth”. Through the Paths of Personal Transformation and Regenerative Ecological Living, Earthlands programs and services are designed to integrate one’s ecological, social, spiritual, economic, and emotional aspects in order to empower all to live more creatively, regeneratively, and consciously with the Earth and all life.

Earthlands mission is to provide Earth-centered educational and personal transformational experiences that empower and inspire people to participate as skilled, conscious, and joyful contributors to the evolving life on Earth.

Earthlands connects Personal and Planetary Concerns in order to promote the well-being of both.

Earthlands supports and encourages: Skills and experiences for conscious and joyful living Opportunities for deep personal connection with the Earth Ongoing stewardship and preservation of land