The Benefits of Nature Centers

SEEK Updated
10/12/2015
Resource Types: 
Pamphlet
Abstract: 

Dr. Karen Shragg, a past professor of the University of St. Thomas, produced this two-page pamphlet based on research in her report, "The Future Relevancy of Community Based Nature Centers, Serving a Changing Metro Area", 2002.

This summary pamphlet attached addresses the following:

  • What far reaching benefits do nature centers offer their communities?
  • Who uses nature centers?
  • What services do nature centers provide?
  • Why communities should preserve and support a nature center?
  • This information could be very beneficial to nature center facilities that are striving to find a niche in their community.

    To download the brochure, please go to: http://www.stlouispark.org/pdf/ncbenefits.pdf

    Author: 
    Dr. Karen I. Shragg
    Topic Areas: 
    Business
    Conservation
    Culture
    Education
    Target Audience: 
    Citizen and Youth Groups
    Business Community
    Government
    All
    Geographic Location: 
    All Minnesota
    Outside Minnesota
    Fee: 
    No
    Library loan: 
    No
    Is training required?: 
    No
    Seasonal: 
    No
    Contact(s) or order information.: 

    Dr. Karen I. Shragg
    kshragg@cityofrichfield.org