Forestry and Land Scotland

23rdMay 2024

Into the Rainforest


Into the Rainforest is a complementary companion to Into the Wildwoods: explore the Mesolithic in Scotland’s native woodlands (2020) resource. Into the Rainforest explores the rainforest habitat and introduces the Atlantic Rainforest clan, to focus on individual characters and their activities, from hunting and trapping through gathering the wild harvest [...]

18thMarch 2021

A Song in Stone – Exploring Scotland’s Neolithic Art


This interdisciplinary learning resource, for Level 3, has been produced by Forestry and Land Scotland in partnership with Historic Environment Scotland and Kilmartin Museum, and uses short personal features to explore both the practice of archaeology and archaeological careers. The illustrated booklet aims to put Scotland’s internationally significant ancient rock [...]

12thFebruary 2020

Into the Wildwoods


This new resource is a companion to Forestry and Land Scotland’s The First Foresters, about the Neolithic pioneers who lived and worked within the wildwood, (and its supporting classroom Storyline). Into the Wildwoods uses archaeological evidence to discover the Mesolithic hunter-gatherers who came before. Explore the interconnected ideas of habitat [...]

14thNovember 2019

Forest School and Outdoor Leadership Course Newbattle Abbey College January 2020


Places are available on the Forest School and Outdoor Leadership Course, from January 2020. This course is at SCQF (Scottish Credit and Qualifications Framework) Level 8. This advanced unit 10 day course runs from January to May 2020. For further details, costs and application follow the link below.