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Industry NewsGreat American Outdoors Act (GAOA) and What It Means for You

What is the Great American Outdoors Act and why is it so important? This bill will help on all fronts by revitalizing to shared outdoor spaces.

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Industry NewsIPSI Meeting Report

The International Playground Safety Institute (IPSI) Bilateral Americas Conference focused their attention on harmonization of standards in playgrounds.

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Industry NewsWater Safety USA Announced 2018 Water Safety Message

Water Safety USA recently announced the 2018 water safety message: “Become Water Competent."

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Industry NewsMeet Me at the Park

Nominate your city to receive a $20K grant during Earth Month

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Industry News Americans Engagement with Parks Survey

To understand the impact of local parks and recreation, the National Recreation & Park Association surveyed 1,000 American adults.

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Industry NewsVirtual Field Trips: Technology connect kids to remote classrooms out in nature

The Washington State Parks Foundation is using video feeds to virtually transport students to far-away places they'd otherwise never experience.

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Industry NewsThe Decline of Play

We know through our research that play is a powerful stimulant in developing children.