Greenways may serve as recreation areas as well as provide ecological habitats  for our native flora and fauna.   

Benefits of Greenways

Greenways lessen air and water pollution, reduce flooding, and enhance the health of area residents, and inhibit urban sprawl.

HEALTH BENEFITS OF GREENWAYS

Active Living by Design
www.activelivingbydesign.org

Active Living by Design is a national program, which establishes innovative approaches to increase physical activity through community design, public policies and communications strategies. Its ALbD Primer is an overview of physical inactivity and related diseases, the importance of an active lifestyle to achieving good health, and suggestions for increasing active living within communities



 

 

 

 

 

  
DaytonGreenways.Org
Benefits of Greenways
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How to Save Your Land 
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The Greenways of
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What is a Greenway?