Resources to Build Your Campus Nature Rx Program

Resources related to inclusion, diversity, equity and access of YOC and other black, indigenous, and POC in parks & greenspaces.

Best practices for engaging diverse youth in parks nature sites, and other greenspace

Rakow, Ibes, & Kim - book chapter

 The guide helps you choose an appropriate tool to measure nature connection with any audience (children, seniors, etc.) and includes copies for easy access.


Rakow & Ibes (2020) - research article, Frontiers in Psychology

A scoping review on the impact of nature on mental-health of college-aged students 

Meredith et al. (2019) 

C&NN curates and summarizes peer-reviewed scientific literature to help build the evidence base for advancing the children and nature movement.

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