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The Right Tools for the Job

2012-08-01, Feature

Engage your community and teach them about the importance of parks and recreation with new America's Backyard Tool Kits from NRPA.

In today’s world, it is increasingly important to prove your worth. Most experts in the field believe that the key is to reposition parks and recreation as essential service providers—essential for health, economic v....

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Where are the tool sites located?


I am getting frustrated, because I can't find the first tool kit. I made a profile, but cannot find anywhere, this first kit. Please help me find it, because I really want to do this! It sounds fascinating! thank you, Barbara Ploeger


To access the tool kits, go to and click on the green America's Backyard logo on the right side of the screen. You will need to register/log in to access the materials.