Active Living by Design

Active Living Research

Children, Youth and Environments is now online!

EDRA - Environmental Design Research Association

Low Impact Development Center

Michael Van Valkenburgh Associates, Landscape Architects, P.C.

NCSU College of Design

NCSU Department of Landscape Architecture

National Clearinghouse for Educational Facilities

Outdoor Play Environment Designs by Helle Neblong

State Education And Environment Roundtable



Garden Forever for Gardeners


International Programs

Children's Landscape, Norway


Growing Up In Cities - UNESCO

IPA - International Play Association

IAPS - International Association of People-Environments Studies

Landscapes for Learning

Learning Through Landscapes

Naturescapes- Edmonton, Canada

Naturskolan at Lund, Sweden

Sustainable Urban Landscape Information Series - University of Minnesota

UNESCO MOST Programme 


Nature/Outdoor Play

Children & Nature Network

IPA-USA - American Association for the Child's Right to Play

Kids Gardening Organization

Nature Rocks


Organizations and Programs

4-H Children's Garden, Michigan State University, USA

All Kinds of Minds

Be Active Kids

Be Active North Carolina

Blue Cross Blue Shield Foundation of North Carolina- ShapeNC project page

Head Start Body Start - Center for Physical Development and Outdoor Play

Let's Move Child Care

NAEYC National Association for the Education of Young Children


NCAEYC North Carolina Chapter of the Association for the Education of Young Children

NC Child Care Resource and Referral Council

NC Division of Child Development and Early Education

NC Eat Smart Move More

NC Smart Start and the NC Partnership for Children

NC Zoo

North Carolina Children and Nature Coalition NC CAN

North American Montessori Teacher's Association (NAMTA)

North Carolina State University, Raleigh North Carolina, USA

South Eastern Efforts Developing Sustainable Spaces, Inc.