Nature of Scotland Awards 2015 – the Youth and Education Award Winners!


Congratulations to Belhaven Hill School Conservation Club, 2015 winners! The school club has supported local wildlife through educational conservation activities.

Scottish Natural Heritage sponsored this awards category. For further details see the 2015 shortlist and RSPB Scotland’s Nature of Scotland Awards winners.

Read More Published: 17.12.15

Keep it clean campaign – for forests

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Do you use woods and forests for outdoor learning, or general recreation? Help combat the risk of spreading tree pests and diseases. Check out this video and information from Forestry Commission Scotland, and spread the message!

Read More Published: 15.12.15

Green Angels - helping harder-to-reach girls to connect with nature


A great news story about the positive outcomes from this pilot programme run by The Green Team in West Lothian. This might be of special interest for those working in child and adolescent mental health services (CAMHS).  The Green Team are funded by a number of bodies, including…

Read More Published: 15.12.15

Outdoor and Woodland Learning Scotland December bulletin


A winter update from OWL Scotland, including events, workshop opportunities plus seasonal snippets.

Read More Published: 15.12.15

Last chance to join Polli-Nation!


This cross-curricular cluster-based programme to protect pollinating insect species involves both primary and secondary schools, and is supported by Grounds for Learning in Scotland. Polli-Nation applications need to be in by 5th November!

Read More Published: 27.10.15

Scotland’s Outdoor Learning Directory aims to provide a portal to services supporting outdoor learning which are provided by these Scottish organisations.

Forestry Commission Scotland Scottish Natural Heritage Lomond & Trossachs NP Natural Scotland Cairngorms National Park Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh SEPA Education Scotland Historic Environment Scotland