San Tan Charter School Launches Weekly Farmers Market

Ever since San Tan Charter School created its Outdoor Environment—an educational space where students learn how to grow plants, take care of animals and...

Keep Your Home Safe from Scorpions This Summer

By David Gilmer from Scorpion Repel  In the summer, scorpions come out of hibernation and search for a cool place to hide. This is often...

Raising Outdoor Kids: Enjoy fall scenery on colorful Arizona hikes

Although we’re surrounded by cactus and desert landscaping in Phoenix, there’s no shortage of fall scenery to explore on a day trip to other parts of Arizona.

Sea Life Arizona breeds mosquito-eating fish

Sea Life Arizona aquarium at Arizona Mills in Tempe is helping eliminate mosquitos. In partnership with Arizona Game and Fish, the aquarium is breeding endangered...

4 ways to be an environmental superhero

I hadn’t seen Elise Gornish in over a year. We had last gotten together pre-pandemic to watch our daughters climb around on the playground....

How to recycle electronics in Arizona

Wondering how to recycle electronics you no longer use or need? We've collected a list of resources that can help. Please check websites for...

Raising Outdoor Kids: Safer summer excursions

The email came two days before we were ready to leave. We had hotel rooms rented, we had kept up with our training, and...

Six decades of excellent Earth Day books for kids

From "The Lorax" by Dr. Suess in the 1970s to the creative and insightful environment-themed books of today, Earth Day books continue the celebration of our planet all year round.

What’s more fun than a bin full of worms?

Creating a worm composting bin has all sorts of learning benefits for kids. And some exposure to dirt may actually be good for immune system development.

6 things you can do at home to celebrate Earth Day

April 22nd is Earth Day. This year we'll have to celebrate with online resources, activities and events to explore our planet.

National Park Service children’s music CD gets kids thinking about the environment

Here's a fun way to get kids thinking about the environment. “Songs for Junior Rangers,” a National Park Service CD, features 20 catchy tunes...



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