I found this recently published article by Geng et al. (2021) that highlights the importance of parks, especially urban parks in providing solace to people during the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
I mean most of us probably knew this- as I bet many of us turned to parks and green spaces as nice local places to walk the dog and take the family,…Read More
Hi everyone! Here is an article published by Nature Conservancy of Canada on the importance of Urban Protected Areas for connecting people to nature and creating urban environmental stewards. Through connecting city people to nature we can hope that they will form bonds that will make them want to protect and safeguard nature for future…Read More
Hi everyone – as a Torontonian I grew up not knowing about the Rouge National Urban Park. But I remember a few years ago reading a great article on it, and seeing some gorgeous photos. The park is on the Eastern border of the City of Toronto and includes a Beach, a River, Carolinean Forest, and boardwalks into a wetland (one of the largest…Read More