Read WILD TIMES for Kids magazines! We've got lots of fun stuff for you to do, like games and quizzes, plus amazing wildlife stories and facts. Just print them out -- and have fun learning about New Hampshire's wildlife!
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Learn about wildlife and the foods they need through the seasons!
Forest Invaders: Alien plants and animals are harming our forests.Check out NH's "Most Wanted" list. Invasive species word game.
Life Cycles: (Two-part pdf: Part 1 | Part 2
A look at several NH animals with complex life cycles. Life cycle crossword puzzle.
Getting Ready for Winter: Just as we get ready for winter, wildlife does, too. Explore some ways wildlife has evolved to survive northern winters.
Forests: Exploring NH forests; The woods and wildlife connection; Forest communities; Name That Tree (dichotomous key); How Tall Is That Tree? Activity.
Wildlife on the Brink: Learn about threatened wildlife like bats, bald eagles and New England cottontails.
Habitat Means Home: Habitat needs through the seasons; Wildlife research: Unlocking the mysteries of wildlife; Habitat Sweet Habitat Word Search.
Fin-tastic!: Brook trout; Chain pickerel; Anatomy of a fish; Yellow perch; Smallmouth bass; Blacknose dace; What is a Fish Hatchery?; Let's Go Fishing!; Know Your Fish game. ~ EDUCATORS: download the Teacher Activity Guide.
Wetlands: Waterlogged worlds; Wetlands at work; Squishy, spongy bogs; Dragons & damsels; Wetlands word game. ~ EDUCATORS: download the Teacher Activity Guide.
Soil: The layers of dirt under your feet are full of life forms. Explore the creepy, crawly life in the soil. Activity: Compare soil textures.
Predators: Food chain game, Wildlife collector cards, Spider maze.
Big game animals: white-tailed deer; black bear; moose; wild turkey; why do people hunt?; who pays for wildlife management?; Checks and Balances game. ~ EDUCATORS: download the Teacher Activity Guide.
Watersheds: A river's journey to the ocean; NH's watersheds; Downstream journey; How much water is on Earth?; More About Water Activity.
Wildlife at Risk: American marten; Bicknell's thrush; White Mountain fritillary; Canada lynx; Eastern hognose snake; Blue-spotted salamander; Biodiversity is important; Wildlife word search. ~ EDUCATORS: download the Teacher Activity Guide.
Food Webs: What's for dinner?; The web of life connection activity; Pyramid of energy; Food web word quiz. ~ EDUCATORS: download the Teacher Activity Guide.
Wanted: Biologists! The power of observation; Investigating your schoolyard; What grows here?; Finding wildlife evidence; What is a field journal?; Start your own field journal. ~ EDUCATORS: download the Teacher Activity Guide.