29 Apr '16, 5pm

#getoutside #lovenature

It's all the buildings we occupy and all the space between, like sidewalks, trails, and roads. At USGBC, we envision buildings and communities will regenerate and sustain the health and vitality of all life within a generation. Taking time to spend in nature and having natural views can relieve stress, increase memory performance and creativity, and improve attention span.

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/event/30x30-nature-challenge

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