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Playground Planting Principles
BlogPlayground Planting Principles for Long-term Success

​Playground planting and its integration with manufactured equipment is the primary playground naturalization strategy.

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National Demonstration Site NetworkFrame Park is the First National Demonstration Site to be Awarded Four NDS Designations

​Frame Park in Waukesha, Wisconsin is the first National Demonstration Site to be awarded four designations.

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BlogHealth Benefits of Nature and Fresh Air for Outdoor Adult Fitness Parks

Outdoor Adult Fitness Parks provide a unique set of exercise benefits, and are in an important link to exercise, nature, and health.

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BlogCase Study: Yappy hour and more, putting the FUN in fundraising

"It's more than just the dogs having fun...Are the people having fun with one another? It's about people socializing and interacting."

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BlogPlay and Nature

Combining play with NATURE can amplify the positive effects that both have on human well-being.

Cling To Your Color Activity
BlogSummer Activity: Cling to Your Color

This activity allows children to use a six elements of play and get creative

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Community Giving Initiatives Dero Sponsors Local Midtown Greenway

For their 2019 Day of Caring, Dero sponsored a section of the Midtown Greenway, a former railroad corridor in Minneapolis with bicycling and walking trails.

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Case StudiesCase Study: Standard Structures Create Seating Solution

The bleachers featured at Ripken Experience in Pigeon Forge provide adequate seating, while preserving the open sight lines throughout the facility.

Enhancing The User Experience
BlogEnhancing the User Experience with Playground Surfacing

Playground surfacing options offer a vast array of opportunities to infuse play value into the overall design of the environment.