Environmental Assessment of Public Recreation Spaces (EAPRS) Tool

Author of Tool: 

Saelens, Frank, Auffrey, Whitaker, & Burdette

Key references: 

Saelens, Frank, Auffrey, Whitaker, & Burdette: Guidebook for EAPRS Direct Observation Tool

Primary use / Purpose: 

EAPRS Measurement Tool is a comprehensive direct observation assessment of the physical environments of parks and playgrounds, with an emphasis on evaluating physical elements and qualities with respect to their functionality or potential functionality (e.g., how a park or playground element is used or could be used by adults and children).


See Author's guidebook for more detailed information.



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