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Urban Nature for Human Health and Well-Being - A research summary for communicating the health benefits of urban trees and greenspace

Findings from the current literature indicate the wide range of nature based benefits. Increased funding supporting further study and new approaches to experimental design will provide even more tangible evidence for the connection between the natural environment and human well-being.


U.S. Forest Service, FS-1096, 2018

This report summarizes research related to nature and public health to help urban natural resource professionals, urban planners, architects, educators, health professionals, and community groups effectively communicate the health benefits of urban nature to their constituents.