New animated video on YouTube: “How to create a new Pond”

Jul 02, 2024

We are thrilled to announce that the latest PONDERFUL animated video is now available on YouTube! This engaging video walks viewers through the various steps involved in building a new pond for biodiversity, making it an invaluable resource for anyone interested in contributing to nature conservation.

José Teixeira of PONDERFUL partner CIIMAR said:

“YouTube has become an increasingly effective platform for science communication. In PONDERFUL, it is helping us reach a broader audience and convey the significance of ponds and pond landscapes. Our latest animation video offers easy-to-follow instructions for the process of building ponds, mixing the latest scientific evidence with a touch of humour to make the learning experience enjoyable and accessible to all. By communicating in a straightforward and entertaining manner, we aim to enhance public and policy makers understanding of the vital role small water bodies play in our ecosystems and the importance and tools for building new ponds”.

In our commitment to making PONDERFUL accessible to a global audience, they are available in nine different languages: Catalan, Danish, Dutch, French, German, Portuguese, Spanish, Swedish, and Turkish. This multilingual approach ensures that different countries can benefit from the valuable insights shared in the video and that it can serve as an effective education tool for younger generations at a wider geographical range.

YouTube’s enduring presence as a video-sharing platform means that our content can be viewed anytime, making it a lasting resource for educators, students, and nature enthusiasts alike.

We invite you to watch our video and help us in spreading the word about the importance of pond conservation here. Check it out on our YouTube channel: @ponderful4601.