Connecting Kids to Nature

Walking in the Forest

Play detective on your next walk in the woods and discover how plants grow, age, decay, and more.

Exploring a Local Park

Get in touch with trees in your local park and use these family activities to take a closer look

In Your Own Backyard

Uncover nature's diversity in your own backyard. Look, listen, and meet your natural neighbors.

When All Else Fails, Inside

Give these activities a try. They're great for a rainy day or when you just can't get outside.

Around Your Home

Discover ways to green your home - and save money - with these questions and tips.