Resources & Tools
Parks, Trails and Health Workbook Parks, Trails, and Health Workbook

This workbook is intended as an outline and quick guide for incorporating public health considerations in the development of a park or trail. Its intended and potential uses include helping you:
  • Facilitate interagency and stakeholder discussion and collaboration related to parks, trails, and community health issues.
  • Find data and information to engage and enlist new health partners, funding resources and stakeholders.
  • Assess the health and community needs for a new park/trail project or enhancement.
  • Prepare for a health impact assessment (http://www.cdc.gov/healthyplaces/hia.htm) or for health grant applications.