We’ve put together some free resources - designed to help young people connect with nature. With more activities being added as the project continues, come back and visit again soon.
Five ways to connect
Thanks to the Nature Connectedness Research Group at the University of Derby, Generation Green are sharing five things that can help people build a better relationship with nature - a relationship that helps themselves and the planet.
Download our free postcards
Postcard for young people
Suitable for all age groups. Here are five brilliant and important ways to make nature part of your life, from creating wild art to doing a beach clean or making a bird feeder.
Postcard for leaders
A postcard for young adults with suggestions on how to improve your relationship with nature. Tips include tasting blackberries from hedgerows and reading folktales about nature. Take a look.
Share your stories
If you're taking part in a Generation Green activity, have fun adding our GIFs to your Instagram stories and spread the word!
Here's a quick guide:
- Open Instagram and click on the + sign in the top right corner
- Find the ‘Story’ option and tap on it
- Choose a photo you would like to share
- Select the GIFs button (it's a square icon with a smiley face)
- Search for 'YHA' or 'Generation Green'
From there, you can get creative and add as many GIFs as you’d like.