OK, so you've decided you want to be a kid conservationist. We're going to show you just how easy, awesome and fun it can be. But it does involve a little background knowledge — after all, how can you be a conservation hero without a toolkit of special knowledge and skills? We'll help you put that kit together.

First things first: You may have a few questions. Ask and ye shall receive.

+ What are we saving our environment from?

+ Why should I care about the environment?

+ Why should I be excited about it?

How to Enjoy Nature


Sea turtle hatchlings courtesy Flickr/Jeroen Looy?