Resources

BOOKS


ARTICLES

“The Urgent Need for Nature During and After COVID-19” by Gail Christopher et al

“You can’t bounce off the walls if there are no walls” from Yes! Magazine

“Closing the Gender Gap: How Forest School can Benefit Young Girls” from Forest School Foundation

“Out of the classroom and into the woods” from NPR Ed

“Partnering for Equitable Environmental Literacy: A Conversation with Youth Outside” from Ten Strands, Connecting Education, Environment and Community

“Hiking in the rain for mental health” from Free Forest School

“The Nature Gap: Confronting Racial and Economic Disparities in the Destruction and Protection of Nature in America” by Jenny Rowland-Shea et al

“What can children learn from playing in the rain?” from Free Forest School

“The liberating effect of playing outside in the rain” from Motherly

“How can environmental educators practice intersectional environmentalism?” by Laura Brown et al

“Want more diversity in camping? Give them gear.” LA Times

“Read up on the links between racism and the environment” NY Times


PODCASTS & WEBINARS

Growing Black Roots: The Black Botanical Legacy

For the Wild Podcast

Outside Voices Podcast

Wild Diversity Video Playlist


ORGANIZATIONS

Outdoor Afro

Justice Outside (formerly Youth Outside)

Black Botanists Week

Color in the Outdoors

Community Nature Connection

Green Muslims

Green Latinos


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