Using creativity to engage school communities in environmental and marine conservation

Author: Alex Lockwood

This report details the ways in which creative education and literacy development for young people that uses engagements with the natural world and marine mammal environments inspire young people to be curious and at the same time improve their reading and writing talent, their curiosity, and their confidence. At the same time the programmes also increased the young people's pro-environmental behaviour and reflection on the value of the natural world, and their role, and stewardship, within it.