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Doctors' new prescription: 'Don't just exercise, do it outside' 
By Sandy Bauers
The Gaurdian – February 10, 2015

Park Prescriptions in Practice 
y Nooshin Razani, M.D., MPH; Curtis Chan, M.D., MPH; and Kristin Wheeler
Parks & Recreation - August 1, 2014

A Ramble Through the Woods Can Help Beat Stress-Related Health Issues
By Kendra Pierre-Louis
Earth Island Journal – July 11, 2014 

What Can I Do About Climate Change?
By Lisa Bennett
Moms Clean Air Force - May 19, 2014

The New Urban Advantage
By E.B. Boyd
Land + People - Spring/Summer 2014

A Prescription For Nature
A physician who prescribes outdoor activities for her patients believes that time spent in nature could become the next vital sign.
By Daphne Miller, MD
National Parks Conservation Association - Spring 2014

Park Prescriptions: Healthcare and recreation services collaborate 
by Healthy Parks Healthy People Central
Parks Victoria - Spring 2014

A Natural Learning Environment
By Alec MacDonald
Bay Area Monitor - December 1, 2013 

The Sustainable Spread
National park eateries are serving more healthy, local, sustainable fare, and you can already taste the difference.
By Kallie Markle
National Parks Conservation Association - Winter 2013

The Bay Area’s Healthy Parks, Healthy People Movement
By Sharol Nelson-Embry, East Bay Regional Park District
KQED Science - July 19, 2013

Getting Local Food at Your Local Park
National Parks Aim for More Sustainable Fare
by R. Adam Chasey
Bay Nature - November 15, 2010