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Longitudinal Effects on Mental Health of Moving to Greener and Less Green Urban Areas

This study used panel data to explore three different hypotheses about how moving to greener or less green areas may affect mental health over time.

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Nonprofits Anchor Philadelphia’s Green Partnerships

Longstanding partnerships between Philadelphia’s municipal departments, non-profit actors and the public contribute to the unique strength of the City’s green infrastructure planning efforts. Nonprofits Built the Foundation for Public Support and Future Partnerships The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society (PHS) is the cornerstone of Philadelphia’s non-profit sector and has spent decades building a network of citizen stewards […]

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Portland Urban Forest Review

This report provides an in-depth analysis of progress on urban forestry and green infrastructure initiatives in Portland, OR.  It outlines the goals and desired outcomes of the city’s Urban Forest Management Plan, the actions being taken to meet them, and key challenges that are hindering the process.

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A Roadmap to Green Infrastructure in the Federal Agencies

This resource created by the National Association of Regional Councils provides users with a clear comparison of the definition of green infrastructure across federal agencies. Look for opportunities to align project goals with priorities in multiple federal agencies to create more opportunities for funding.

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Impact of Views to School Landscapes on Recovery from Stress and Mental Fatigue

This study of high school students in central Illinois found that students with a view of trees were able to recover their ability to pay attention and bounce back from stress more rapidly than those who looked out on a parking lot or had no windows.

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