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Publication: Barriers to Nature Engagement By Youth of Color (2021)
A collaboration with Dr. Don Rakow (Cornell) this article outlines the physical, psychological, and socio-economic barriers that cause inequity in nature access and prevent youth of color from spending more time in parks, greenspace, and nature sites. Published in the journal of Children, Youth and Environments. Link to article. Email firstname.lastname@example.org for full-text.
Feature Story by Richard Louv: "Outdoors for All: Access to Nature is a Human Right"
"In May 2019, Richard Louv wrote a compelling cover story for Sierra Magazine, calling for recognition of nature as a basic human right for all people—and for recognition of the inherent rights of nature" (childrenandnature.org).
W&M Students: Apply to Join PERL!
Are you a W&M student interested in joining PERL? We recruit students to our team twice a year. Applications are taken on a rolling basis and are reviewed 4-6 weeks before the start of each semester. Fill out the PERL Team Application today!