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Journal Information

  • Keywords: Education, Government, Health & Wellness, Nature, Physical Activity, Physical Exercise, Public Health, Social Science, Recreation Studies, Tourism Studies


Recreation, Parks, and Tourism in Public Health is an interdisciplinary journal focusing on parks, recreation and tourism’s impact on public health. Articles share research and community models that focus on the relation between parks, recreation and tourism and their impact on healthier lifestyles.

The journal’s aim is to encourage researchers and practitioners to submit conceptual and/or applied papers related to municipal, state, and national parks and recreational and tourism services within the lens of public health.