Just For Kids

Looking over boardwalk

A visit to the Refuge can be fun and educational too. It is a great place to get interested in learning about the bugs, birds, plants and animals that live here.

  • Neighborhood Explorer Game


    Neighborhood Explorer is an online game where you can learn about endangered species, conservation heroes and threats to our environment.

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  • Let's Go Outside

    Let's go outside

    There are many fun things to do at this site. There are online games and wildlife cams. You can learn about pollinators and wildlife habitats. You can play Car Bingo and do lots of activities in The Book of Stuff to Do Outside.

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  • McDowell Marsh EE Trail


    The McDowell Marsh Environmental Education Trail has twelve educational places marked by rock posts. Did you know there is life in dead trees? Do you know what a fire adapted tree is or what a lichen is made of? When you explore this trail and read the booklet you will learn the answers to these questions.

  • Junior Duck Stamp Contest

    Duck Stamp

    Are you an artist? Any student from grades K-12 can enter this contest. There are specific guidelines you can read about on their website.

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