Principle 1: Observe and interact
By taking the time to engage with nature we can design solutions that suit our particular situation.
This icon for this design principle represents a person ‘becoming’ a tree. In observing nature it is important to take different perspectives to help understand what is going on with the various elements in the system. The proverb “Beauty is in the eye of the beholder” reminds us that we place our own values on what we observe, yet in nature, there is no right or wrong, only different.
“Beauty is in the eye of the beholder”