JOIN THE MOVEMENT
Being a 'conservationist' doesn't just mean following a career as a field biologist or a campaigner. A passion for conservation and the natural world can flow through anyone's life, whatever path they chose.
We are a group of young people taking action for the natural world. With 53% of UK species in decline and 52% of the general public unaware of the threats facing our wildlife, it is time we let our voices be heard. Find out how you can take action below.
WE ARE TAKING ACTION
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ENTER OUR CHALLENGE
BECOME AN AMBASSADOR
Join one of our conservation camps and become an AFC Ambassador for conservation. To find out more and enter our challenge, visit our camp page.
GET A MENTOR
Action for Conservation provides 1:1 mentoring for young people with an interest in the environment, campaigning, community action, conservation, volunteering and environmental careers. Send us a question and one of our young conservation professionals will do their best to answer.
REQUEST A VISIT
Action for Conservation visits schools to run workshops with young people between the ages of 12 and 18. Our workshops, run by young conservationists working in the field, are an expedition into the world of conservation. We bring careers in the environmental sector to life and inspire and empower young people to take action.
To request a visit to your school, let us know why you want us and please send us your name, school name and your form, biology or geography teacher's name and email address.