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What will the solemn Hemlock—
What will the Oak tree say?
— Emily Dickinson
What links here
No Child Left Inside
Building Bridges to the Outdoors (Sierra Club Youth Program)
Hooked on Nature
Connecting Children With Nature
National Environmental Education Foundation
The Green Hour
Free Range Kids blog
Children & Nature Network
Richard Louv's Blog
KOA Camping with Kids Page
A Little Campy
Family camping blog
PEAK (Promoting Environmental Awareness in Kids)
"Backpacking, Bubbles, Bugs & Boogers"
: environmental education and leadership training for New York City public school students
Scout Pack & Troop 187
US Outdoor Hiking Resource Guide
outdoor activities for kids
AMC's Great Kids, Great Outdoors blog
AMC's Kids Outdoors community
Backcountry with the Kids
NYC & Urban Nature
The Center for Humans & Nature's
City Creatures blog
NY-NJ Trail Conference info on hikes accessible by public transit
Sea and Sky New York blog
The River Project
The Gowanus Dredgers Canoe Club
The Linnaean Society of New York
NYC Parks Department
Urban Park Rangers'
Million Trees NYC
NY Restoration Project
community gardens and green spaces
The Natural Capital
"Getting outside, inside the beltway."
Backyard and Beyond
excellent daily blog about nature in Brooklyn
Urban Wildlife Guide
The City Birder
NYC Wildflower Week
Nature Block Party
National Urban Biodiversity Week
The Brooklyn Bird Club
NYC greenmarkets, recycling, and much more!
Canoe & Kayak Launch Sites in NYC
NYC Water Trail Association
Site includes a long list of community boating groups around the city.
"An informative and entertaining blog about the flora, fauna, and phenomena you can witness right here in the city."
environmental and outdoors group dedicated to promoting and preserving New York City's surrounding shores
Urban Divers Estuary Conservancy's
"Protecting nature where we live."
NYC Park Advocates
NJ Scuba's Marine Biology of the NY Metro Area
New York Nature
Daily Kos-Backyard Science
Human encounters with nature.
The Environment & Activism
The Wilderness Society
National Wildlife Federation
Appalachian Mountain Club
Adirondack Mountain Club
NYC Hudson River Valley Greenway
Harlem Valley Rail Trail"
Cape Cod Rail Trail
One World, One Ocean
How Clean is Your Electricity?
Look it up by zip code!
Sierra Club's Daily Ray of Hope
An email a day of a beautiful photo and inspirational quotation.
National Parks Conservation Association
League of Conservation Voters
Leave No Trace
American Hiking Society
Center for Invasive Species & Ecosystem Health
Restore America's Estuaries
The American Littoral Society
Be an "Outsider."
Living Lands and Waters
NY/NJ Trail Conference
find hikes accessible from NYC by public transit
Gone Hikin' blog
hikes in NY, NJ, CT, PA, and VA
Fun & Informative
The Night Sky at Space.com
Butterflies and Moths of North America
Discover the Forest
All About Birds
(Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology)
Native Plant Information Network
Eat the Invaders
"fighting invasive species, one bite at a time"
useful resource on invasive species and gardening
David Fischer's American Mushrooms
lots of interesting facts and photos
Live Science Image of the Day
Nature Blog Network
National Toy Hall of Fame
Corn Mazes America
map & directory
All of Nature
—like geocaching but the "cache" is an activity
Amateur Astronomers Association
Citizen Science projects
Pocket Ranger State Parks & Wildlife Apps
AMC Outdoors' Equipped blog
Great gear guide.
Catalogue of Life
Bird and Moon
Nature comics and charts.
New York Natural Heritage Program
Clearwater Great Hudson River Revival
Gathering of the Vibes
Green Apple Music & Arts Festival
Grey Fox Bluegrass
Strange Creek & Wormtown