Physical Activity Supporting Connection to Nature, and Helping to Maintain Wellbeing during the Covid-19 Restrictions in England
2. Materials and Methods
- Engagement with and visits to nature
- Motivations for visiting nature
- Wellbeing benefits gained from nature
- Feelings of connection to nature
- Barriers to accessing nature
- Physical activity in the last seven days
- Overall personal wellbeing
3.1. Physical Activity Level Changes
3.2. Wellbeing and Physical Activity
3.3. Changes in Engagement and Feelings of Connection to Nature for the Physically Active
3.4. Barriers to Engaging with Nature during Covid-19
4.1. Physical Activity
4.2. Connecting to Nature
4.3. Wellbeing, Physical Activity and Connection to Nature
4.4. Implications for Policy and Practice
Institutional Review Board Statement
Informed Consent Statement
Data Availability Statement
Conflicts of Interest
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O’Brien, L.; Forster, J. Physical Activity Supporting Connection to Nature, and Helping to Maintain Wellbeing during the Covid-19 Restrictions in England. Int. J. Environ. Res. Public Health 2021, 18, 4585. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph18094585
O’Brien L, Forster J. Physical Activity Supporting Connection to Nature, and Helping to Maintain Wellbeing during the Covid-19 Restrictions in England. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health. 2021; 18(9):4585. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph18094585Chicago/Turabian Style
O’Brien, Liz, and Jack Forster. 2021. "Physical Activity Supporting Connection to Nature, and Helping to Maintain Wellbeing during the Covid-19 Restrictions in England" International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 18, no. 9: 4585. https://doi.org/10.3390/ijerph18094585