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Scotland is more green than grey!

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The recent Third State of Scotland’s Greenspace report shows that “urban Scotland is more green than grey with over 50% of our urban land area being greenspace. At 1,593 square kilometres, that’s an area 22 times the size of Loch Lomond.” Good news for schools interested in using…

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Nature conservation and natural capital

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This blog post from Scottish Natural Heritage on February 1, 2018, describes a young person’s experience as a graduate placement with SNH and his work as an economist.

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Dreaming of auks

This blog post from Scottish Natural Heritage on February 7, 2018, describes a PhD student’s journey from university studies to Work Placement experience with SNH in 2014-15.

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Outdoor Learning and Play Policy and Guidance in Scotland

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Creative STAR Learning provides useful overview/one-stop-shop for Outdoor Learning and Play Policy and Guidance in Scotland 

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Outdoor Learning & Play Research and Articles

Interested in outdoor learning research? This Facebook group set up by Juliet Robertson of Creative STAR Learning shares useful research and articles

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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