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What lurks beneath the water?

Go pond-dipping and identify what you find. Submit your results online and discover the health of your pond.

Points: 350 OPAL nature explorer badge by: OPAL
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Watch sunrise at sunset

At sunset in your location find a webcam that is just before dawn in its location. Enjoy your dinner as you watch sunrise there and the sunset where you are.

Points: 50 Web Maker by: Geography Awareness Week
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Walk poles apart

Walk from the most to the least: exciting, interesting, stressed, restricting, green and then happy parts of a local place.

Points: 50 Adventurer by: .Mission:Explore
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Turn to stone

Walk down your high street and turn to stone every time someone with a beard looks at you. Record how many times you freeze there.

Points: 50 Mission:Explore Book Badge by: .Mission:Explore
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Track Kangaroos

Foxes, deer, sheep, and wheelie bins can all leave trails. Find one and track down its owner.

Points: 50 Mission:Explore Book Badge by: .Mission:Explore
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Take Control

Take control of a webcam in the Rockies and explore the area using your computer by following this link.

Points: 50 Web Maker by: Geography Awareness Week
Region mission

Species Quest

Scientists need your help to find six important bugs. Can you find one of them? If you spot one, take a photo and submit your observation online.

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

Speak Up For Geography!

Tell Congress to support the Teaching Geography is Fundamental Act. Take action today at SpeakUpforGeography.org.  Send a letter to each of your representatives then spread the message through...

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

Sound play

Go for a walk where there are lots of sounds and record the noises around you. Do the same walk again whilst listening to the recording you just made.

Points: 50 Experimenter by: .Mission:Explore
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Snap your community’s image

Photograph the things that you think hold your community together and create its identity. 

Points: 50 Summer Camp Geographer by: Geography Awareness Week