The TurfMutt Foundation wants to remind families to take advantage of nature outside and enjoy the benefits of green space to get a break from “being cooped up inside and relieve the stresses of these times.”
People are encouraged to listen to the birds, look at trees, work outside planting, or even mow the lawn in efforts to get outside, according to a press release, noting to de-stress outdoors while social distancing and being responsible.
Tips to get outside: de-stress outdoors even while social distancing and being responsible include:
People are encouraged to use use community green space responsibly, the release said, adding that “your yard is your safe space.
For more information or outdoor lesson plans for kids: turfmutt.com.