landscape

6thJuly 2022

Scotland’s Landscape Monitoring Programme

06.07.22|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , , |

Scotland’s Nature blog post (29 June 2022) describes how landscape across Scotland it is monitored. It announces the publication of three new indicators: Urban Greenspace, Local Landscape Areas and Urban Vacant & Derelict Land, and shares useful statistics. This may be useful for Social Studies students at secondary and tertiary [...]

30thSeptember 2021

Gaelic farming culture, past and future – audio episode

30.09.21|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , , , |

In this ‘Farmerama’ radio episode about Gaelic culture in the Highlands of Scotland, a farmer’s son, Col Gordon, learns about the pre-colonial attitudes of the Gaels towards the land. He discovers that people belong to the land, not the other way around.  Col explores how we can find a way [...]