Lions, tigers, sharks, bears, and giraffes are pretty cool animals, right? But did you know that there are all kinds of other amazing creatures living in your backyard, local park, or city …

We encourage kids, big and small, to learn something new about an animal that lives in your local area. You might be surprised what you find out. You might even discover a new favorite animal!

For more ideas about ways to connect with nature, visit our Earth Things To-Do List!