News

What’s Your Heritage?

Places

People across Scotland are invited to take part in this Historic Environment Scotland 2017 survey. Why not get outdoors to explore and share which place, buildings and monuments you would like to see recognised and celebrated?

Read More Published: 02.02.17

Join in for a chilly winter Nurdle Hunt this February!

FIDRA are organising a winter nurdle hunt weekend from 3rd-5th February 2017, to conduct a citizen science survey and raise awareness and gather evidence about pellet pollution across the UK. Why not do this as part of outdoor activity with your class?

Read More Published: 01.02.17

Hundreds of school children join Avon Water Salmon Science Project

This Clyde and Avon Valley Landscape Partnership (CAVLP) report describes an exciting new education project that will celebrate the return of the iconic Atlantic salmon to the Avon Water

Read More Published: 01.02.17

NOW OPEN Trees for Schools Fund 2017

Grants

Would you like fruit trees in your school grounds? Follow this link for information on the Tree Council’s new funding opportunity, open to all schools within the United Kingdom with pupils aged 16 or under.

Read More Published: 26.01.17

New Plantlife Scotland resource for schools

Resources

Secrets of the Celtic Rainforest now includes a great new resource for primary and early years children as a downloadable storybook about the adventures of  Ghillie Dhu (the forest sprite) and the plants he meets along the way. These include Scottish curriculum-linked activities for children and teacher background notes…

Read More Published: 12.01.17

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