Outdoor activities for children and parents during the COVID-19 pandemic in BMC Public Health

Nature and Health researchers associate outdoor activities for children and parents with improved mental health during the Covid-19 pandemic. An important link to understanding the benefits of park access is understanding co-participation between the parents and children.

Parent and child walk through a park with a sunsetMarnie F. Hazlehurst, Sadiya Muqueeth, Kathleen L. Wolf, Cary Simmons, Emily Kroshus, and Pooja S. Tandon. (2022). Park access and mental health among parents and children during the COVID-19 pandemic, BMC Public Health, 22:800. https://doi.org/10.1186/s12889-022-13148-2

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