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#ScotClimateWeek 18 – 22 September 2017

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Follow #ScotClimateWeek to explore what Scotland is doing to mitigate climate change. For example, find out what is happening to restore Flanders Moss National Nature Reserve - a very special peat bog and carbon sink. Need learning resources? Type ‘climate’ in the resources search function on the Outdoor…

Read More Published: 21.09.17

Football and nature?

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A fascinating SNH blog post on 3rd August 2017, exploring how several Scottish football club nicknames and crests point heavily to nature, and providing lots of illustrated examples. Why not see if you can find signs influenced by nature in and around your local team, school or school…

Read More Published: 07.08.17

Plantlife is bringing children closer to wildflowers – set your alarm clocks and tune in!

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Plantlife's Vice President Rachel de Thame will be raising awareness of their work bringing children closer to wild flowers this month on BBC Radio 4. Listen out Sunday 20 August at 7.54am and 9.26am. Scottish Natural Heritage, Forestry Commission Scotland and Forest Enterprise Scotland are supporters of Plantlife…

Read More Published: 07.08.17

Applications for the Scotland’s Urban Past Youth Forum for 2017/18 have opened!

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This is a great chance for young people between 16 and 25 to share, celebrate and advocate for Scotland's urban heritage, and also gain training through heritage projects and out on a youth led event. Further information can be found on the Youth Forum pages.

Read More Published: 02.08.17

Aged 11 – 21 years old and care about the environment?

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Keep Scotland Beautiful (KSB) has announced Young Reporters Scotland – a programme which encourages 11-21 year olds to investigate and report on the environmental and sustainability issues which matter to them. Look out for ‘report of the month’ on the KSB website and Young Scot’s website. Follow the…

Read More Published: 20.07.17

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 Garden Edinburgh SEPA Education Scotland Historic Environment Scotland