E-582: Urban Parks: Encouraging Walking to Combat Obesity
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Publication Date: 2009 Sept
Email: mdphillips@ag.tamu.edu

Product Code: E-582

Electronic download only. Communities can be designed to encourage citizens to walk more, which can help them prevent or reduce obesity. This publication offers guidelines that parks and recreations managers can use in working with transportation and city planners to develop attractive walking routes. (2 pp., 1 figure) By: David Scott, Carl Scott Shafer, Jamie  Rae Walker