Category: Learn from the Wild

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Our Recently Sponsored Field Trip Helped Children Both Enjoy and Learn From the WILD

One of our goals under the Love the Wild Foundation mission is to make children better environmental stewards.  We were so happy to be able to sponsor a 4th grade class field trip to the Teton Science Schools where the children learned about the Greater Yellowstone Ecosystem.  Teton Science Schools provides year-round programming for student groups from across...

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New Classroom Challenge Teaches Children About Grizzly Bears and to Respect Wildlife From Afar

Our goal is to work with educators and institutions to ensure that the WILD is understood, loved and protected for future generations to come.  With our partners at Green Kids Club, we are sponsoring Inspired Classroom Challenges to teach children about environmental stewardship and being mindful about nature, with a focus on animals and their habitats.  We are so excited about our...

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Love the Wild meets with children in Indonesia

Sylvia Medina, chair of Love the Wild Foundation, met with children from an Indonesian village deep in Borneo. We gave them toys and books and discussed environmental issues and their amazing home. When we were leaving the location there was an orangutan hanging out in the area which provided yet another learning opportunity.

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Sponsoring books for Kids

For the last 4 years Green Kids Club has been bringing books and toys to children at the Holy Cross Anglican School in San Pedro, Belize. The books teach children the importance of taking care of our environment and its animals. This year the Green Kids Club (www.greenkidsclub.com) in conjunction with Love the Wild Foundation...

Animal Profile: The Manatee
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Animal Profile: The Manatee

Manatees never leave warm water and can hold their breath for 20 minutes, although they usually come up for a breath of air every 3-4 minutes. They are so slow moving that they often grow algae on their skin.