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The Backyard Naturalist

The Division of Fish and Wildlife has created several online learning resources for all ages to enjoy as they experience our environment.

Crafty Projects that Practice Reuse

DEP’s Popular Coloring and Activity Booklets

Enjoy the Outdoors

Virtual Tours of Some of New Jersey’s State Parks, Recreation Areas and Historic Sites

Water Resources Education Videos

Other New Jersey Resources: Things to View and Do

  • EE Hub of Lessons and Activities
    Welcome to this collection of environmental education activities to do and enjoy, compiled by members of the Alliance for New Jersey Environmental Education.
  • Get Wild…Inside!
    Check out the webcams, podcasts, professional wildlife videos and wildlife lessons on video that are provided by the Conserve Wildlife Foundation of New Jersey.
  • Learning Resources
    Raritan Headwaters offers this collection of activities for everyone to “Jump In and Explore!”
  • Virtual Zoo School
    Cape May’s County Zoo is bringing the ZOO-to-YOU through their virtual Zoo School.
  • Watershed Activity Center
    The Watershed Institute offers virtual activities, games and learning ideas about water and watersheds.
  • What’s in Your Backyard?
    Check out the nature activities provided by Trailside Nature and Science Center in Union County.

National Resources: Things to View and Do