Miscellaneous

Find updates on play, learning, and the environment, from across the wider network in Scotland – and beyond.

23rdNovember 2021

A greener Glasgow

This Scottish Pollinators post (18 November 2021) describes Green Connectors, a five-year project to create valuable habitat links throughout the city for pollinators (and other wildlife).  This will nurture wildflower meadows, hedges and tree planting in a jigsaw of appropriate sites.

16thNovember 2021

Take a Nature Kindergarten virtual tour

Join Dr Claire Warden on a free video tour of Auchlone Nature Kindergarten. Pick up great tips on outdoor elements that support young children’s development, involving children on the design of their space. Also available to book for a fee is a Virtual Study Tour of Auchlone, aiming to share [...]

16thNovember 2021

Young people, climate anxiety and mental health

This article in The Conversation (11 November 2021) explores climate anxiety -  Ten years to 1.5°C: how climate anxiety is affecting young people around the world – podcast

16thNovember 2021

Aberdeen creates reasons to be cheerful

This article in Scottish Pollinators (10 November 2021) celebrates the more natural approach to managing greenspaces, taken by Aberdeen City Council . Take a look at the beautiful results!