Listen! Podcast on ‘Wolf Brother’ and the Mesolithic in Scotland’s woodlands and forests


Check out this fab podcast! Forestry Commission Scotland’s Matt Ritchie joins other archaeologists to discuss 'Wolf Brother' by Michelle Paver and the opportunities to discover the Mesolithic in Scotland's woodlands and forests. Find Wolf Brother in the resources section of this website.

Read More Published: 29.09.15

Introducing… Get Learning


Interested in monitoring the environment outdoors to enhance learning?  This article in SEPAView – the magazine of the Scottish Environmental Protection Agency - introduces the new Get Learning section on Scotland’s Environment website.  This provides information, data and resources relating to Scotland’s environment to use in (and…

Read More Published: 29.09.15

Announcing the exciting launch of the Cairngorms Scenic Photo Posts Project

Resources Places

A pioneering citizen science initiative within the National Park to gather information about our landscapes as they change from day to day and year to year. Ideal for school groups exploring the Park!

Read More Published: 09.06.15

Sharing National Park Biodiversity Stories


A special John Muir Award sharing event was hosted by Loch Lomond & The Trossachs National Park on Wednesday 20th May 2015 to explore how people are engaging with the Park’s biodiversity. Read more here 

Read More Published: 28.05.15

Travel Grants for National Park educational visits 2015/16


Are you a school, voluntary or community group keen to make the most of the educational resources and special places offered by Scotland’s National Parks, but find travel costs a barrier? Both the Cairngorms National Park and Loch Lomond & Trossachs National Park are offering travel grants to help…

Read More Published: 21.05.15

Scotland’s Outdoor Learning Directory aims to provide a portal to services supporting outdoor learning which are provided by these Scottish organisations.

Forestry and Land Scotland Scottish Forestry Scottish Natural Heritage Lomond & Trossachs NP Natural Scotland Cairngorms National Park Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh SEPA Education Scotland Historic Environment Scotland