Nature Knowledge

Can You Hear the Eco?

Discover Your Nature Program

Using our nation’s national parks as living classrooms, we provide educational programs to students interested in environmental science and conservation. A love and appreciation of nature from a young age encourages sustainable living and environmental protection into adulthood.


The Impact

Kids that go through our programs develop a love of nature and science that lasts a lifetime.

Where We Work

Where We Work

Nature Knowledge is in 33 national parks from coast to coast with partners in more than 50 schools.

Stay Involved

Stay Involved

Parents, students and supporters can continue to connect with us through events, fundraisers and volunteering.

Our Programs

Our programs introduce elementary and high school students to the wonders of nature.

Not afraid to get your hands a little dirty? Neither are we! Spend some time with us and help keep our Earth green and blossoming.
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Preparing the Next Generation

We strive to instill a love of nature and a desire to protect the environment in all our students. We teach them how to live green and advocate for the Earth, inspiring them to protect our planet and parks.

Through our environmental science programs, we're getting high school and elementary students outside and active in 33 national parks.

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Upcoming Events

  • Aug 11 Saturday

Rock Climb Fundraising Night

  • 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

We’ve partnered with the San Francisco Rock Climbing Association to host a fun-filled night of rock climbing. Bring the whole family!

  • Aug 31 Friday

Camping for a Cause

  • August 31, 2018 - September 2, 2018

Our annual Camping for Cause event is a FREE action-packed weekend in Acadia National Park that celebrates the role of science education in our understanding and appreciation of the great outdoors.

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Support Our Programs

Our programs plant the priceless love of nature in the hearts of students and offer them actionable avenues to protect our Earth for future generations.

Help us grow! In order to offer more programs in more parks across the country, people like you can support us by making a tax-deductible donation.

Give the Gift of Nature

Recent Blog Posts

Read about how we're changing nature and the hearts of our young volunteers.


Field Note: Sebastian

Last summer, we had the opportunity to collaborate with the amazing folks at Nature Bridge to offer our programs at Olympic National Park in Washington. Check out Sebastian’s field note! 

January 25, 2017

Fact Sheet: Geology Rocks!

It’s a fact – kids love rocks. Looking at colors and shapes, feeling different textures and even skipping them across the lake! Here are some quick facts you can share with your Junior Naturalist next time you’re out exploring.

January 15, 2017

Living Classrooms Explore Utah

As the summer comes to an end, some lucky students are still enjoying nature in southern Utah as part of our Living Classrooms program, developing skills in the arts AND sciences.

September 25, 2016