What is conservation education?We introduce educators to conservation education and why it's important, with guidance on how it can be incorporated into your school curriculum.
Protecting your environmentUse this series of resources to encourage primary and intermediate students to go outdoors, explore and connect to a local green space (eg. school grounds, local park, etc).
Protecting our marine worldUse this resource to learn how to protect our unique marine environment.
Nature tastersDesigned to pick up and go like a recipe card, these six 'nature taster' cards make it easy to get outdoors and use nature for teaching and learning.
Local field tripsFind resources to support conservation teaching and learning, or DOC supported education programmes you can get involved in.
National education programmesDOC supports a range of education programmes that promote conservation and get young people into nature.
Many other organisations create content to support conservation teaching and learning in New Zealand.
For videos to inspire educators and young people to get involved in conservation education, check out:
We would love to get your feedback about our resources so they are useful to you and your students - email conservED@doc.govt.nz and tell us what you think.