Backyard Science Activities and Ideas for Families
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Superheroes TurfMutt & the Outdoor Powers teach kids and families backyard science, including how to take better care of the green spaces around them and the importance of living landscapes. With the activities in this hands-on science program, you can help them save the planet one yard at a time.

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Help your kids be BACKYARD HEROES! Check out these resources on Living Landscapes to help you and your child care for green spaces sustainably.

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family walking, © Klaus Tiedge/Blend Images/Getty Images.