Apps for Environmental Education and Outdoor Activity

Are you looking for more ways to incorporate technology into your classroom?

Are you interested in apps that help you get outside for learning and better health?


Get Fit!

  • Every Body Walk! : Acts as a pedometer to track time and distance on your walks,calculates calories burned, and saves your progress.
  • AllTrails Hiking and Biking:Follow guide sor document yourown walk,bike, or hike everywhere from foresttrails to city neighborhoods.


  • Creek Watch: Monitor your local watershed.Report observations to local water controlboards to help keep our streams clean.
  • iNaturalist: Upload photos of plants, animals,and their GPS locations to share with an online community of nature lovers
  • Project Noah: Document local wildlife as a citizen/community scientist! Users can go on missions tohelp gather data for real research projects.

Be Prepared

  • First Aid: American Red Cross – Find instructions to guide you through common first aid scenarios.