Being outdoors has significant impact on a broad range of areas in our lives. The benefits are extensive, with impacts across a variety of significant areas. Substantial research has been conducted on the value of the outdoors across a variety of domains. From babies, to children and youth and throughout adulthood the outdoors holds benefits for all.
Key Areas Of Focus Are:
Fundamental movement skills
Pathways to sporting success
Easy access to active outdoor recreation
Outdoor education and outdoor learning are similar interrelated areas. Outdoor education
Improved environmental Sustainability
Spending time in the natural environment encourages a connection to place, and an increased appreciation of nature.
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