Wednesday, April 24, 2013: 1:45 PM-3:00 PM
Convention Center: 210AB
AAPAR/Council for Adventure and Outdoor Education/Recreation
|Speaker:||Thomas P. Martin, Wittenberg University, Springfield, OH|
This presentation will make the connection between First Lady Michelle Obama’s “Let’s Move” campaign and the "Let’s Move Outside" program administered by the Department of the Interior. Outdoor physical activity opportunities related to our national protected land/water (parks, monuments, forests, recreation areas, conservation areas, wilderness areas, preserves, trails, rivers, seashores, lakeshores, etc.) will be reviewed. Governmental organizational structure and resources will be presented as well as benefits of outdoor physical activity.