Learn about wildlife and the habitats in which they live. Check out outdoor sports, such as fishing and hunting, including:

Create a project plan and record your project successes.

Community Forests​

This lesson serves as an introduction for several concepts associated with urban forestry. It introduces the concept of a community forest, which is implemented by students who apply knowledge gained through the learning experience in a practical way. ​

Information for Project Leaders

Additional Resources

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Service Project Ideas

  • Teach younger children how to make pine cone bird feeders
  • Make and display posters about environmental science & conservation
  • Set up a recycling box for aluminum cans
  • Raise a goldfish with students in a day care — teach them how to care for their fish
  • Teach a hunter safety course
  • Have a fishing contest to raise money for a local charity
  • Organize a river clean-up day
  • Help senior citizens make Christmas ornaments from used items (such as bottles or light bulbs)
  • Help neighbors create a compost pile sponsor a program to take kids on “a day in the woods”