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

14thMay 2024

Future Routes Fund – Youth Panel opportunities!

NatureScot are putting together a panel of young people to assess applications to a new round of the Future Routes Fund. The Future Routes Fund is a fund for young people by young people, that supports a range of environmental projects that increase young people's engagement with nature and improve [...]

1stMay 2024

Prescribing a dose of Vitamin N

Read this Children & Nature Network feature story, where a Canadian primary care provider and medical consultant, shares his personal experience with nature prescriptions and the profound impact they can have on youth well-being.

16thApril 2024

Nourishing children’s sense of wonder

The Children & Nature Network have signposted this article by Scottish poet John Burnside in the New Statesman (3 April 2024). This argues that ‘nothing is more character-forming than enthusiasm for the natural world, and the openness and attentiveness it fosters’.