Globe & Mail - Nature, Risk & Play
The growing 'natural playground' movement says imaginative risk-taking on logs and boulders is better than overcautious parenting by the jungle gym. It can reconnect kids with the environment and even help beat bullying. Author, Dave McGinn.
UT Researchers find Natural Playgrounds more beneficial to kids
KNOXVILLE (WATE) - The results are in from a new playground safety study at the University of Tennessee. Researchers looked at the difference between traditional vs. natural playgrounds. Author, Stephanie Beecken
A New Generation of Environmentalists:Fighting global warming by recconnecting people to nature
If we do not connect children with nature, where will the future environmental stewards come from? Author, Richard Louv