6thJanuary 2022

Apps to explore historic sites and the impacts of the climate crisis

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Historic Environment Scotland’s free apps help you plan your adventures in Scotland and explore their sites in a new, interactive way. Check out the recently launched Climate Change Explorer app that allows users to discover how unique historic places in Edinburgh’s World Heritage Site are being impacted by the climate [...]

6thJanuary 2022

Ocean Superheroes Live Lesson

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The Marine Conservation Society's online sessions are delivered remotely by staff and education-trained volunteers free of charge. This session is aimed at ages 7-11 and explores some of the fascinating underwater habitats found here in the UK like seagrass, maerl and kelp. You'll look at where they can be found around [...]

22ndDecember 2021

Latest funding update from TCV

22.12.21|Categories: Funding|Tags: , , , |

TCV Scotland's latest Funding Update provides information on further sources of grants to support community and environmental projects. TCV have also highlighted Scotland's Climate Festival Seed Fund for Community Events. The Scottish Government is providing grants of up to £500 for voluntary and community groups to organise festivals and community [...]

7thDecember 2021

One in four UK bird species now endangered

07.12.21|Categories: Research|Tags: , , , |

This article in the Conversation (1 December 2021) highlights the gloomy news that house martin, swift and greenfinch have joined the red list of the UK’s most endangered birds. The data on the UK’s breeding and wintering birds reflects the work led by thousands of citizen scientists, environmental charities and [...]