I'm suspect of the reliability of this seemingly apocryphal image. It resonates with my experience, but can anyone point to more authoritative studies on the generational change in children's recreational mobility?
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Golly. The decline of children’s play range across generations in one family: from 6 miles to 60 yards. Is this traffic, other dangers or our fears ? Via @docjohnwright & @scb_p…
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@tim_bowden I don't know about accuracy, but it meshes with what I have heard from within my own family. Currently working to encourage my own kids to venture out more. Nice thing is that work is only a little more than a mile from home ... so it gives them some space to roam.

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