Want to ensure your child hits their expected developmental milestones? New UBC Forestry research suggests living in areas with high exposure to green space can help set them up for success.
Spending time in nature promotes early childhood development
October 21, 2021 Author: UBC Forestry
How does nature impact our well-being? That is the primary question being investigated in a global survey recently launched by a team of researchers from UBC’s Faculty of Forestry.Read More UBC Forestry Survey Asks How Nature Impacts Our Well-being
There are various health benefits linked to being able to access to nature; including increased physical activity, stress recovery, and improved cognitive development.Read More The Role of Nature in Improving the Health of a Population
A new study has found that people with higher incomes and more education tend to have greater access to urban green spaces than their less privileged neighbours.
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