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Alien invasion

Photograph evidence of where a non-native plant or animal has invaded a local ecosystem. Produce a ‘spotter’s guide’ to these invasive species. 

Points: 50 Photographer Badge by: Geography Awareness Week
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Avoid seeing red

If you see red, shield your eyes, look irritated and walk in another direction.

Points: 50 Mission:Explorer by: .Mission:Explore
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Award sustainable businesses

Explore your local stores and coffee shops. Which ones have the most sustainable products? Reward those that are good with a certificate and ask your local paper to list them. 

Points: 50 Take action! Badge by: Geography Awareness Week
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Be a bug hunter

Can you find three different minibeasts this summer? What will you discover?! Send us a picture of one.

Points: 100 NG Kids Tracker by: National Geographic Kids
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Beach life

Go on a rockpool ramble and show us a snap of what you find.

Points: 100 NG Kids Explorer by: National Geographic Kids
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Become a remote sensor

Turn a digital camera into a satellite. Hover it above the ground and take a picture of the view below. 

Points: 50 Photographer Badge by: Geography Awareness Week
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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
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Build a den

Make it at home, in your garden or even down the park or woods. Photograph your finished den.

Points: 100 NG Kids Explorer by: National Geographic Kids
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Coin-flip adventure

Go for a walk. At each junction flip a coin to decide which direction to go next.

Points: 100 Woodie by: Woodcraft Folk
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Cook in Season

Try these different things that are in season in the UK during March: rhubarb ~ beetroot ~ spring onions ~ cabbage ~ purple sprouting broccoli ~ leeks ~ carrots spring greens ~ kale ~ spinach ~...

Points: 50 Nature by: .Mission:Explore