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Kids Discover Nature with NWF’s Hike & Seek at Seneca Creek State Park

10/5/2010 // By Mary Burnette

After three days of torrential rain, the bright morning sun was welcomed by NWF’s Hike & Seekers at Seneca Creek State Park on Saturday. The air was crisp and clean, perfect for a hike in the woods to discover the …

Ranger Rick Magazine Wins Education Publication Award

6/16/2010 // By Amanda Cooke

Ranger Rick Magazine win K-5 periodical of the year by Association of Educational Publishers.

Ranger Rick: Behind the Scenes

10/7/2009 // By Elizabeth Schleichert

Find out what it was really like interviewing people whose co-workers are dogs, whales and penguins!

Ranger Rick Six-Year-Old Helps Cornell Lab and NSF With U.S. Ladybug Recovery

9/17/2009 // By Kevin Coyle

It seems we must never underestimate the power of NWF’s favorite raccoon — Ranger Rick. Here is an AP story about how a motivated six year old Ranger Rick Reader helped Cornell researchers and the National Science Foundation locate a colony and obtain specimens of rare vanishing ladybugs. Mary …

My Day with the Elephants: A “Ranger Rick” Editor Tells All

4/7/2009 // By Elizabeth Schleichert

When I meet new people and tell them that I write for Ranger Rick magazine, they often get a nostalgic, far-away look in their eyes. Many exclaim, “Oh, I used to love that magazine when I was a kid.” Or, …

Ranger Rick Goes to Washington

2/6/2009 // By Julia Marden

Breaking News: A Washington Post article reports that raccoons have invaded White House grounds, and are causing the National Park Service no small amount of trouble. We at NWF would like to posit that perhaps the raccoon population is a little …

Serving Others by Digging Dirt

1/27/2009 // By Amanda Cooke

This Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, some of my colleagues and I took up the call to a day of national service.  Joined by some big names and little students, together we helped clean up Washington, D.C.’s partially frozen Anacostia River. It …

A Little Lawn Reading

4/8/2008 // By Mary Dalheim

Outdoor play and reading can go hand in hand. Get tips and book recommendations here!

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