Youth Environment Network (YEN)

"Youth comprise nearly 30 percent of the world's population. The involvement of today's youth in environment and development decision-making and in the implementation of programmes is critical to the long-term success of Agenda 21." (Section 25.1, Chapter 25 - Children and Youth in Sustainable Development).

If you are aged 12-25 and have an interest in sustainability issues, this webpage is made for you!

This is your chance to learn more about what is going on in Environmental Protection in your city and its surrounding.

Stay attuned by logging on frequently- or you can even subscribe to the free Creek to Coral newsletter to be sure not to miss any exciting event!

If you want to meet other young people interested in sustainability issues, or share your thoughts, suggestions, or projects on the environment/sustainability, go to the YEN Forum and 'Share Your Thoughts'.

If you have an artistic and creative mind and you would like to promote your work, don’t miss the Creek to Coral Contests!

And if you love the outdoors and want to learn how to have great fun while learning about nature and conservation, visit our 'Creek-&-Tricks' or take part in a Creek to Coral 'Fun Outdoor Tour'

If You have an assignment related to water conservation in the Townsville region, or simply if you want to learn more about it, surf the 'Homework Help' pages .

If you are an educator, parent of teacher and want to open your youngster’s eyes on environmental and conservation issues? The 'For Parents & Teachers' page is made for you!

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