10thJuly 2024

National Education Nature Park is one! Take part in webinars to celebrate and plan.

10.07.24|Categories: Events|Tags: , , , , |

The National Education Nature Park was launched in Spring 2023. This ambitious programme aims to empower children and young people to make a positive difference to both their own and nature’s future. The NBN Trust is a partner in the project in relation to collecting, collating and sharing biodiversity data. [...]

4thJuly 2024

Equity mapping: young children & nature

04.07.24|Categories: Places|Tags: , , , |

Cities Connecting Children to Nature (CCCN) and other US partners describe nature equity maps which are used to depict how natural green space appears in a city relative to key demographic, economic, and social vulnerability data. CCCN cities use these maps to prioritize park and natural spaces programming, renovation and [...]

9thApril 2024

University of Edinburgh explores learning in the outdoors

09.04.24|Categories: Places, Resources, Training|Tags: , , , , , |

Take a look at this great web based resource developed by Edinburgh Earth Initiative at the University of Edinburgh:  Integrating nature based and outdoor learning in HE Discover ways of conceptualising this type of learning, and practical guidelines, site details, and resources to enable educators to transform where and how [...]

22ndMay 2023

How can we find nearby nature? Mapping access to nature across the UK

22.05.23|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , , , |

In England, this Wildlife and Countryside Link report explores the scale of the problem and the challenges and opportunities that the UK Government faces in aiming to meet its commitment for all households to be within 15 minutes-walk of nature. In Scotland, the Programme for Government 2020 commits the Scottish Government [...]