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Worm hunt

Find six earthworms in your garden or local park and identify them using the OPAL earthworm guide.

Points: 350 OPAL nature explorer badge by: OPAL
Anywhere mission

Walk your footprint

Estimate the size of your ecological footprint. How long does it take you to walk from its center to its edge? 

Points: 50 Mapping Badge by: Geography Awareness Week
Anywhere mission

Walk straight!

Visit a wood. How far can you walk in a straight line without bumping into a single tree?

Points: 50 Experimenter by: .Mission:Explore
Anywhere mission

Trash art

Go out with a trash bag and collect trash. Turn the items into a piece of art and try to get it featured in your local newspaper as a way of demonstrating any problems of consumption and waste...

Points: 50 Take action! Badge by: Geography Awareness Week
Region mission

How polluted is the air around us?

Discover how polluted the local air is by identifying lichens growing on trees.

Points: 350 OPAL nature explorer badge by: OPAL
Anywhere mission

Get Sowing

Start growing your dinner for the summer by sowing seeds now.

Points: 50 Grow by: .Mission:Explore
Anywhere mission

Flower power

Plant some beautiful flowers or start a community garden to make a neglected place more beautiful. 

Points: 50 Take action! Badge by: Geography Awareness Week
Anywhere mission

Find moss north

Can you work out which direction is north just by looking for moss on trees?

Points: 50 Nature by: .Mission:Explore
Anywhere mission

Design a scarecrow

How many different animals does it attract?

Points: 50 Grow by: .Mission:Explore
Anywhere mission

Design a friendlycrow

How many different animals does it attract?

Points: 50 Grow by: .Mission:Explore