Best Songs about Nature and Wildlife

Nature is beautiful and should be preserved at all costs. Your kids need to know this, even when it seems they are too young to care. The truth is, kids are more conscious about nature than most parents understand. You will know better when you give them the freedom to explore nature safely.

One of the best ways to teach your little ones about nature and wildlife is by singing with them. There are several songs about Mother Nature and what it holds. Here are some of the best ones that will help you and those around you appreciate nature and wildlife even more:

Marvin Gaye – Mercy Mercy Me – The Ecology

In 1971, Marvin Gaye made a real song, talking about our dear earth and how we have damaged it. He lamented about several ills like poisoned air, radiation, overcrowding, and oil spills. He wondered how much our planet could withstand further.

John Denver – Take Me Home – Country Roads  

This is John Denver’s signature song for many reasons. It is melodious and touches on one of the most important subjects of our existence in space – nature. The singer so much wanted to go back to the place he belonged to that everyone had to love the mountains of West Virginia.

One Republic – Truth to Power

This is a recent song that deserves its place on the list of the best songs about nature and wildlife. Created in 2017, the song touches on the fabrics of humanity and our interaction with our planet, earth. It is a really beautiful song.

Alabama – Pass It Down

This is one of the songs the stresses the importance of preserving the earth. It stresses that it is the moral responsibility of humans and also our duty to protect and preserve the oceans, forests, and air, passing the earth to our children in a great form.

Hi 5 – So Many Animals

This is a lovely song that most children will love instantly. As the name clearly suggests, it is all about the animals. If you care about the animals as much as you should, it is expected that you can give everything to ensure that their homes are protected.

There are many more songs that talk about nature and wildlife. The few ones featured here are just a few of the very best ones we have listened to.