27thJune 2024

Citizen Science Volunteering Group Glasgow

27.06.24|Categories: Miscellaneous, Places|Tags: , , , |

A new Glasgow-based group for beginners would like to take part in nature surveys, improve their identification skills, connect with nature, and make a difference! The group meets every Wednesday (and occasionally other days) although there is no minimum time commitment. Email Alex Paterson if you would like to be [...]

30thMay 2023

Clyde Climate Forest ‘Tree Count’ gets underway – have you made your trees count?

30.05.23|Categories: Events, Places|Tags: , , , |

The Clyde Climate Forest (CCF) has this month launched its Annual Tree Count, with organisations and community groups encouraged to register trees planted since this time last year to contribute to this year’s grand total. In the past year alone, around 50,000 trees have been planted in urban areas by local schoolchildren [...]

25thJanuary 2023

Everyone’s a winner

25.01.23|Categories: Places|Tags: , , , , , |

This post in Scottish Pollinators (19 January 2023) reports on Keep Scotland Beautiful’s Its Your Neighbourhood’winning projects, where communities are supporting biodiversity and engaging and educating local people. Yorkhill Greenspaces in Glasgow retained their Pollinator Friendly prize. Calling on the support of more than 100 volunteers, and 90 pupils from [...]