- Unplugging Minnesota's Children. Grover, Sara // Legacy (National Association for Interpretation);Sep/Oct2009, Vol. 20 Issue 5, p12
In this article the author describes an organization known as Project Get Outdoors, Inc. which aimed at designing and implementing programs that connect children to nature through outdoor exploration in Minnesota. The establishment of the organization was inspired by Richard Louv's book "Last...
- LET'S GO FISHING! Circle, Homer // Outdoor Life;May2003, Vol. 210 Issue 4, p38
Offers information on the relevance of teaching children how to fish. Background on fishing in the U.S.; Detrimental effects of the decline in the number of anglers to the outdoor life; Experiences in teaching children how to fish. INSETS: FISH FREE;DEDICATED SERVICE;WET A LINE;HELPING HANDS...
- Go Fish. Nickens, T. Edward // Backpacker;Aug2003, Vol. 31 Issue 6, p26
Presents a brief background of several destinations suitable for angling in the U.S. wilderness. Trails popular in the Arkansas/Missouri border; Sites perfect for anglers to visit in Idaho; Species that can be caught in the tea-colored lagoon, Atchafalaya Basin located in Louisiana.
- TRAIL MANNERS. Klein, Adam G. // Hiking (9781599289595);2008, p22
The article provides information on observing proper manners or etiquette while on a trip. It notes that respecting each hiker is necessary in any place. It says that it is best to avoid loud noise to maintain the peacefulness of the area. It stresses that giving right-of-way to people hiking...
- STAY SAFE. Klein, Adam G. // Hiking (9781599289595);2008, p26
The article provides information on staying safe while hiking in the wilderness. It is necessary to bring along first aid kit and book to help hikers treat cuts, bites, or sprains. Before the hike, it is best to study the different types of plants and animals because certain plants and animal...
- Youth Recreation Leads to Adult Conservation. Place, Greg // Parks & Recreation;Feb2004, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p29
Discusses research on the relationship between early-life outdoor experiences of adults and their concern on the natural environment in their adult life in the U.S. Important factor in developing environmental concern; Factors influencing the formation of environmental concern and beliefs of...
- How we celebrate nature. // Parenting;Aug2004, Vol. 18 Issue 7, p22
Presents several ideas on how a family can celebrate nature. Benefit of camping and rock climbing; Advantage of having a picnic in a park that does not have a playground; Ways to teach children about nature.
- Warm Hands, Warm Heart. Tilton, Buck // Backpacker;Oct2000, Vol. 28 Issue 8, p25
Suggests ways to prevent injuries while hiking. Ways to keep warm; Warning signs for camper's trots; Information on tendinitis.
- DAYHIKES. Lanza, Michael // Backpacker;Dec2002, Vol. 30 Issue 9, p31
Presents a guide in hiking at the Sugarloaf Mountain in Maryland and Barnable Peak in California.