The National Recreation and Park Association has been a supporter of the National Wildlife Federation’s goal to get kids outside, reconnecting kids with nature and the many benefits that the outdoors can contribute to their health and happiness. Take a look at these related resources to help connect kids and nature.
Smart Phones, Tablets, and Technology: Innovative ways to connect children with nature
View the recorded webinar highlighting technology as a tool to connect children (and adults) with nature. The webinar includes:
Download the list of apps and links highlighted by presenters in webinar.
10 Million Kids Webinar
View the National Wildlife Federation and the National Recreation and Park Association's recorded webinar to introduce the 10 Million Kids goal and objective to the NRPA members. The webinar includes:
Download a summary of the discussion with online resource highlights.
Getting Started: Gardening with Wildlife in Mind
Sustainable Gardening: Gardening Ideas for Improving your Garden
Gardening as Family Time: Ideas for improving your garden with kids in mind
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