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Region mission

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
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
Anywhere mission

Bubbles in the wind

Measure wind speed and direction by blowing bubbles, then report your findings online.

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

Missing from Combe Martin: The Shield

Explore Combe Martin and find this shield. What's missing? 

Points: 336 Combe Martin Searcher by: North Devon Coast AONB
Anywhere mission

Go wild!

 Take a photo of your copy of NG KIDS in a wild location!

Points: 100 NG Kids Explorer by: National Geographic Kids
Anywhere mission

Get trashy

Collect all the rubbish from a patch of land and make it into art.

Points: 100 Woodie by: Woodcraft Folk
Anywhere mission

Blessing in disguise

Take a photograph of a 'blessing in disguise'.

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

Block out

Go somewhere you (dis)like. Keep your ears, eyes and nose open... Which sounds, sights and smells are hardest to ignore?

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

Cross a place by...

Cross a place by walking, stepping, treading, pacing, striding, strutting, tiptoeing, tripping, skipping, dancing, leaping, lumbering, stamping, tramping, toddling, staggering, lurching, reeling,...

Points: 50 Mission:Explorer by: .Mission:Explore