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Do you have natural talent?

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Do you want to develop your natural skills? Over the next two years, the Natural Talent UK programme will offer 12 passionate nature enthusiasts the opportunity to become expert in taxonomic groups and/or habitats where there are recognised skills shortages, helping to protect lesser-known species and create awareness of…

Read More Published: 06.07.17

RSPB Wild Challenge for families

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RSPB Scotland’s ambition is for the Wild Challenge to help more families across the country reap the benefits of spending time outside in nature. Research has shown that children who have a healthy connection to nature are more likely to benefit from higher achievement at school, better mental and…

Read More Published: 06.07.17

Winning School Camera Trapping videos!

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St Andrews Primary short film 'Discovering Wildlife in Dundee’ was a winning submission in the Learning & Progression category in Scottish Natural Heritage's Primary Schools Camera Trapping competition 2017. See this and more winning schools via this YouTube link.

Read More Published: 05.07.17

What’s Your Heritage? Consultation Report

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The report from the first phase of Historic Environment Scotland’s What’s Your Heritage? Initiative has been released. Find out what the people of Scotland feel about their heritage – the buildings and places, people, language, traditions and experiences.

Read More Published: 29.06.17

All East Ayrshire pupils entitled to a life changing Brilliant Residential

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News from Learning Away that East Ayrshire Council has announced that all pupils from all backgrounds across their 54 schools will be entitled to a high-quality residential learning experience during their time at school.

Read More Published: 28.06.17

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 Gardens SEPA Education Scotland Historic Environment Scotland