Scotland’s precious soil resource


Soil erosion as an issue has been added to the Citizen Science portal – a place to share data and ideas on issues that matter to you and access resources for learning about land, air and water in the environment.

Read More Published: 03.05.16

Does Scotland need more National Parks?


A new research report (January 2016) has been released by The Scottish Campaign for National Parks and the Association for the Protection of Rural Scotland which discusses the economic and tourism benefits of designating more National Parks in Scotland’s rural and fragile communities.

Read More Published: 21.04.16

Dance Through The Decades Monday 25 April 2016 at Electric Circus, Edinburgh


This fantastic evening is presented by the Scotland's Urban Past (SUP) Youth Forum. This Forum is an opportunity for young people in Scotland to get creative, be heard, have influence and gain the skills and experiences needed for their future careers.

Read More Published: 20.04.16

Outdoor & Woodland Learning Scotland April 2016 Bulletin

Resources Training Events

Find national and local news, information on training and courses, outdoor recipes, new resources and more, in this April bulletin. Remember to subscribe on the OWL Scotland website if you would like to receive a bulletin direct to your email address!

Read More Published: 19.04.16

John Muir Day 2016

Resources Events

Let’s celebrate Muir's love of the outdoors on his birthday Tuesday 21 April 2016 – or use John Muir learning resources at any time of year! Visit his birthday celebrations webpage for useful links.

Read More Published: 19.04.16

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