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Content for Kids

Virtual Hike: Crayfish vs. Wildflowers

Northeast Ohio naturalist Marty regularly takes kids and parents on virtual adventures through the “Nature Challenge” video series on his YouTube channel. In this video, he leads a summer exploration of wet habitats for wildlife, including a wild crayfish catch. ...
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Discover Turtles With Lake Metroparks

Ohio is home to 12 species of turtles! Although not all 12 species are found in Lake County, it's likely you'll find a turtle at many Lake Metroparks locations. Find out which species were found at Concord Woods Nature Park and learn why turtles need our help. ...
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Jungle Terry: Snakes, Alligators and Crocodiles

Jungle Terry, the official animal entertainer of Northeast Ohio Parent, produced this exclusive video to introduce a few of his favorite animals. Watch as he shares information about snakes, alligators and crocodiles. ...
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Feed Sharks With the Greater Cleveland Aquarium

In this video, used as part of the Northeast Ohio Parent KidStream video series, Senior Aquarist Brenton M. shows you what and how the Greater Cleveland Aquarium team feeds its sharks. ...
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Meet Meeko, the Cleveland Museum of Natural History’s Albino Raccoon

In this “Wildlife Wednesday” video from the Cleveland Museum of Natural History, used here as part of the Northeast Ohio Parent KidStream video series, get a behind-the-scenes look at

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Get Up Close to Koalas with Cleveland Metroparks Zoo

Join the staff of the Cleveland Metroparks Zoo and get up close with koalas, one of the many marsupials found in Australia. ...
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Checking Bluebird Nest Boxes With Lake Metroparks

How do you monitor a bluebird nest? Lake Metroparks Naturalist Kirsten explains as she checks birdhouses for spring babies in this video, used as part of the Northeast Ohio Parent

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Learn About North American River Otters With Cleveland Museum of Natural History

In celebration of World Otter Day last month, CMNH put the spotlight on its own North American river otters — Linus, Calvin and Hobbes — for this video, used here as part of the Northeast Ohio Parent KidStream video series. ...
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Summer Reading Programs at Northeast Ohio Libraries

Summer reading is a favorite tradition for many families. Even though area libraries may have reduced services, limited hours or might not be open at all, many have made sure this summer staple is still an option. Check out these virtual summer reading programs offered by libraries in the greater Cleveland/Akron area. ...
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Animal Enrichment with the Greater Cleveland Aquarium

During its closure, aquarists and staff at the Greater Cleveland Aquarium share behind-the-scenes information, as well as videos about different species and at-home activities for kids. See shark and stingray

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