Historic Environment scotland pledges for 2017/18

 This includes a commitment to 75,000 free education places and 20,000 travel subsidies, detailed in this published Annual Operating Plan 2017/18.

Read More Published: 18.04.17

Primary school pupils star in Peatland Action film

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This SNH News release describes how pupils from Glassary Primary School, Lochgilphead took part in a short film highlighting the importance of Scotland’s internationally-renowned peatlands. ‘People and Peatland’ was partly recorded in Mid Argyll, at the Moine Mhor National Nature Reserve (NNR).

Read More Published: 06.04.17

Change is good! Tesco Bags of Help to fund many more local projects.


You can now apply for up to £4000 for projects that bring benefits to the community. This includes outdoor or indoor improvements, activities and equipment purchases. All three projects in each of the local Tesco store areas will now receive a grant. Find application details, or contact your…

Read More Published: 07.03.17

Young voices speak for Scottish Wildlife


3rd March 2017 was UN World Wildlife Day. Izzy, Katie and Ryan from ReRoute, Scotland’s Youth Biodiversity Panel, tell us why young voices matter for Scotland’s wildlife and share their Scottish wildlife favourite fun facts here.

Read More Published: 07.03.17

Amazing animals, brilliant science! Art and creative writing competition 2016 - 2017

Are you a young person (P4-S6) living in Scotland? Do you enjoy drawing, painting or writing? If so, you could enter this wildlife competition. Winning entries will be used to help illustrate a new book called "Amazing animals, brilliant science!" showing how DNA technology can help protect Scottish wildlife.…

Read More Published: 28.02.17

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