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Nature Play Design Guidelines Support Growing Natural Interest in Connecting Children with Nature

This case study highlights a 2011 NUCFAC-recommended USDA Forest Service grant, The Natural Play and Learning Areas National Guidelines Project.

National Wildlife Federation, Natural Learning Initiative, Chicago Park District, Children & Nature Network, City Park Alliance, Keep America Beautiful, National Association for the Education of Young Children, North American Association of Environmental Educators, National Association of State Park Directors, National Recreation and Park Association, Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, Maryland Department of Natural Resources, Five Rivers Metro Parks, City of Austin, Mississippi Museum of Natural Science, Kalamazoo Nature Center, and Outdoor Discovery Center

A. Cooper
Date Published
June 2017
Southern Regional Extension Forestry
Athens, Georgia (US)
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Resource Format
Children and Youth, Recreation
NUCFAC, Youth Outreach, Classroom and Outdoor Activities,, SREF
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