California Parks & Recreation magazine, Summer 2021, Vol. 77, No. 3

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India Basin Shoreline Park: A Bay Area Model for Equity Development Planning

Photos courtesy of San Francisco Recreation & Park Association

A sense of place connection to local parks is a cross-cultural reality; for instance, By Authors: Nina S. Rob-

erts, Ph.D., San Francisco State University; Audree Jones-Taylor, Simply Re-Creating; Kim Moore-Bailey, Justice Outside; & Omar Davis, San Francisco Recreation & Park Association 12

one’s heritage can be an integral part of people’s relationships to public lands and recreation activities. However, as we see a growing trend discussing equity and park access, establishing equity plans across the nation is on the rise. SUMMER 2021 • CALIFORNIA PARKS & RECREATION