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The Natural Learning Initiative has worked together with several different regulating agencies and organizations in North Carolina to get answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about safety, risk, and regulations in child care outdoor environments.
At the 9th Annual Natural Learning Design Institute, Debbie Roos, Agricultural Extension Agent, NC Cooperative Extension, Chatham County Center, made a presentation titled Please Design My Garden with Flowers but No Bees about the benefits of bees and other polinators.