Resources & References

Below you can find many links to the resources we used and further reading for anyone interested in learning more about the relationship between nature and wellness.

Engaging with Community and the Outdoors

Activities & Lesson Plans

Healthy Bodies & Healthy Minds in Nature!

Books on Wellness and Nature!

  • The Nature Fix:Why Nature Makes Us Happier, Healthier, and More Creative.– Florence Williams
  • Last Child in the Woods: Saving our Kids from Nature Deficit Disorder – Richard Louv
  • Sharing Nature: Nature-Based Activities for all Ages– Joseph Cornell
  • Vitamin N- 500 Ways to Enrich Health and Happiness of your Family and Community – Richard Louv

Scientific Literature *

* Note: Certain scientific literature will require academic affiliation to access. If you are unable to access these resources check with your local public or university library to see if they have it available.