Luke McGuff (holyoutlaw) wrote,
Luke McGuff

More about the urban forest

From Atlantic Cities:

How Urban Parks Enhance Your Brain

Two groups were given a test. Then one group walked through downtown Ann Arbor, and the other walked through the U of M Arboretum. The group that took the nature walk got higher scores when the test was repeated.

The author of the blog post also discusses a more recent study, and posts a map of the urban vs. nature walks:

This immediately makes me think of comparing a more meandering urban walk with the linear urban walk. What would the difference in results be, if any?

Mirrored from Nature Intrudes. Please comment over there.

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