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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 NewsFitness is trending to be more inclusive of age and ability

Industry trends are proving a shift in fitness goals.

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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 NewsPlayground Maintenance Checklists

Maintenance of your playground is a critical part to successful usage of the space.

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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.

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Industry News Parks Gone to the Dogs: Planning & Programming a Park for Pooches

Dog ownership continues to increase across all demographics. As a result, off-leash dog parks have become the fastest growing segment of parks.