Parks and Recreation (24)

Parks and recreation build community. Parks play a fundamental role to boost community resilience, improve community health, support local biodiversity, and protect the vanishing landscape in rural areas. As urbanization continues, increasing access to parks is essential to support physical, mental, social and environmental health. See the transformative value of parks on the health and vitality of communities.

Within this topic area:

  • Designing for equity and activation
  • Health benefits
  • Parks as infrastructure
  • Private-public relationships
  • Revenue generation and funding sources
  • Safety considerations
  • Sustainable and resilient park design
  • Universal design
  • Universal design and equity

Parks and Recreation Products

Thinking Inclusive: Strategies and Perspectives on Accessibility from Central Park’s Experience - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Thinking Inclusive: Strategies and Perspectives on Accessibility from Central Park’s Experience - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Jan 18, 2019
Members: $50.00
Associates: $40.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $60.00
The Play Environment: A New Paradigm for Play Areas – 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

The Play Environment: A New Paradigm for Play Areas – 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Dec 11, 2018
Members: $40.00
Associates: $30.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $50.00
A Guide to Economic Analyses of Parks for Landscape Architects - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

A Guide to Economic Analyses of Parks for Landscape Architects - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Dec 5, 2018
Members: $40.00
Associates: $30.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $50.00
Magical Inclusion: Creating a Kinder, Healthier Place to Live and Play - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Magical Inclusion: Creating a Kinder, Healthier Place to Live and Play - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Sep 26, 2018
Members: $40.00
Associates: $30.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $50.00
Universal Design in Play: A Behavioral Comparison of Three Playgrounds - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Universal Design in Play: A Behavioral Comparison of Three Playgrounds - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Apr 25, 2018
Members: $40.00
Associates: $30.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $50.00
Truly Inclusive? The Reward of Thrill in Universal Play Designs - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Truly Inclusive? The Reward of Thrill in Universal Play Designs - 1.0 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Dec 18, 2017
Members: $40.00
Associates: $30.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $50.00
Demystifying Technology: How Landscape Architects and Clients Are Making Smarter Parks - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Demystifying Technology: How Landscape Architects and Clients Are Making Smarter Parks - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Oct 23, 2017
Members: $50.00
Associates: $40.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $60.00
Homelessness and American Parks and Public Spaces - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Homelessness and American Parks and Public Spaces - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Oct 22, 2017
Members: $50.00
Associates: $40.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $60.00
Aren’t We All Children? Considering Play in the Public Landscape - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Aren’t We All Children? Considering Play in the Public Landscape - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Oct 20, 2017
Members: $50.00
Associates: $40.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $60.00
Equity by Design: Connecting with Underserved Communities in Your Design Process - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

Equity by Design: Connecting with Underserved Communities in Your Design Process - 1.5 PDH (LA CES/HSW)

May 17, 2017
Members: $40.00
Associates: $30.00
Students: $0.00
Standard: $50.00