Animals From Disney Parks, Films Come to Life in New Free Disneynature Explore App

From our friends at the Disney Parks Blog.

We want you to be among the first to experience our new free app, Disneynature Explore made possible byDisney Citizenship. Kids and families can now explore the outdoors like never before through the world of animals.

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Launching to coincide with Earth Month and the theatrical release of Disneynature “Bears”, Disneynature Explore combines an augmented reality experience with fun animal-behavior game play that encourages children and families to discover and play in nature. Now available for free on the Apple App Store, the app features five animal adventures— brown bear, monarch butterfly, chimpanzee, African lion and loggerhead sea turtle—each with four unique challenges. Families can search their own backyards with the lion to hunt for a warthog, view their surroundings through a butterfly’s eyes, follow tracks along with the bear to find its cub, crack a nut like a chimpanzee and more. Take a look at the fun video.

At Disney we are passionate about inspiring kids to connect with nature and encouraging them to spend more time outdoors. This app can be one of many ways to help kids develop lifelong conservation values through nature discovery and exploration. Play along with your children and be sure to take a moment to visit the parents’ page that includes suggestions for outdoor play. Kids can earn virtual Disneynature pins throughout the experience and consider going on “photo missions” found in the Disneynature Journal that will extend your family’s engagement with nature beyond the app.

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I hope you and your family will take some time to discover the wonders of nature during Earth Month and year-round.
Click here to download Disneynature Explore free on the App Store.
Did you know:

  • You can see African lions on the Kilimanjaro Safaris at Disney’s Animal Kingdom and loggerhead sea turtles at The Seas with Nemo & Friends at Epcot.

The Disney Worldwide Conservation Fund (DWCF) has collaborated with Disneynature and nonprofit organizations to protect wildlife and wild places, including:

  • Planting three million trees with The Nature Conservancy (Disneynature “Earth”)
  • Protecting more than 40,000 acres of coral with The Nature Conservancy (Disneynature “Oceans”).
  • Protecting 65,000 acres of savanna with African Wildlife Foundation (Disneynature “African Cats”).
  • Protecting nearly 130,000 acres of chimpanzee habitat, educating more than 60,000 children, and caring for orphaned chimpanzees with the Jane Goodall Institute (Disneynature “Chimpanzee”)

If you see Disneynature “Bears” during its opening week (April 18-24, 2014), Disneynature will make a contribution to the National Park Foundation through the DWCF to protect wildlife and wild places across the National Park system.

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