Here’s How You Can Help Disney and ‘Avatar’ In Their Effort to Save Our Oceans – For Free!

What do James Cameron and the Walt Disney Company have in common? Aside from the shared ownership of the Avatar franchise, James Cameron and the Walt Disney Company are both dedicated to preserving and appreciating the natural world.

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If you’ve ever visited Walt Disney World’s Animal Kingdom, then you know that conservation is easily one of the Walt Disney Company’s top priorities.

Time and time again, Disney has contributed to conserving, preserving, and appreciating our planet’s natural beauty. Many of the attractions in EPCOT and Animal Kingdom promote this goal, and some invite Guests to donate to Disney’s Conservation Fund with the promise of matching the dollar amount.

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However, spending more money than necessary while visiting Walt Disney World Resort is admittedly less than tempting. That’s why Disney and Avatar: The Way of Water (2022) have teamed up to create Avatar: Keep Our Oceans Amazing.

With the creation of this organization, fans of Director James Cameron’s Avatar franchise and Animal Kingdom’s Pandora: The World of Avatar can do their part without having to donate, spend any extra money, or even visit Walt Disney World.


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Instead, all viewers have to do is play a little game on their phones! Here is the official statement:

From now through July 31, 2023, create your very own Avatar-inspired ocean creature. For every creature created in the Virtual Pandoran Ocean, Disney US will give $5 to The Nature Conservancy US, up to $1 million, to help them achieve their global goal of protecting 10 percent of the ocean by 2030.

Visit this link to check out more information on how to play! Click here to begin creating your own Pandoran sea creature!

The link will lead to a QR code that will direct you to a fun, quick little game once you scan it using your smartphone camera. With every creature you create, Disney will donate another $5 to The Nature Conservancy (up until the organization reaches $1 million).

Avatar Creature Creator stream where viewers can see fan-made Pandoran sea creatures, Credit: Avatar.com

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It’s easy, fun, and super gratifying to know that you’ll be doing your part for the environment.

About Isabella Reimer

Isabella Reimer grew up visiting Walt Disney World and relocated to Central Florida to be even closer to The Most Magical Place on Earth. She earned her Bachelor’s from Florida State University, where she studied Creative Writing and Women’s Studies. Her biggest hobby is bonding with the ikran at Avatar Flight of Passage, and her retirement plan includes becoming the 1,000 Happy Haunt of the Haunted Mansion.