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BlogPromoting Balance and Fall Prevention through Water Immersion

Recent research examining balance in chest-deep water supports that balance exercises performed in water are associated with less fear of falling than on land.

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BlogCombining the Power of Music with Outdoor Environments

Combining music with nature has such a profound impact on us - not just because science tells us so - but because of how it makes us feel.

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BlogWriting Effective Grants for Funding

Grants are a very special form of fundraising and they should be carefully and fully considered, especially for larger and/or longer-term projects.

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BlogPlanning and Design Considerations for Outdoor Musical Environments

Planning the appropriate settings for outdoor music spaces across a community is just as important as understanding their many benefits.

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BlogEpigenesis, play, and its effect on our lives

The positive effects of play can be felt before birth throughout the entire human life cycle and to generations beyond the present one.

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BlogOutdoor Adult Fitness Parks: Maintenance and Sustainability

Adhering to a regular maintenance program can help ensure the community will enjoy your Outdoor Adult Fitness Park for many years to come.

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Case StudiesCase Study: Community-Wide Initiative to Increase Physical Activity

City of San Antonio's Parks Department took action through a city-wide initiative to get community members moving to embrace a healthier lifestyle.

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BlogCycling Misconceptions and Facts

There are many misconceptions about bikes, roads, and bicycle riders. It's important that we educate people to the realities, and benefits, of using a bicycle.

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Case StudiesCase Study: A Unique Children's Museum

Surfacing in the Children's Museum of the Upstate complements the space and provides routes of travel to promote explorations in a fun, outdoor environment.