Research

10thMay 2022

Trees better than grass in supporting early childhood development

10.05.22|Categories: Research|Tags: , , , , |

Greenspace Scotland May 2022 bulletin research news shares a Canadian study This found that vegetated land cover exposure was positively associated with childhood development. Positive associations were stronger for tree cover relative to grass cover, and exposure to paved land cover was negatively associated with childhood development. Researchers conclude findings [...]

14thApril 2022

Growing among Trees: an evaluation of school based outdoor learning interventions

14.04.22|Categories: Research|Tags: , , , , , |

This paper is written by Marc A Harris (Cardiff Metropolitan University). It can be found in the Journal for Adventure Education and Outdoor Learning. The abstract and full paper are available online (published 24 Nov 2021). The abstract describes a 12-month pilot project in England, which delivered community forest and [...]