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. [...]

3rdApril 2024

Secondary school pupils on LfS journey with Cairngorms 2030

03.04.24|Categories: Miscellaneous, Places, Resources|Tags: , , , , |

Learning for Sustainability Scotland (LfSS ) have shared the presentations from the LfS Leadership Group meeting in March in their April bulletin. This includes ‘Cairngorms 2030 and secondary school pupils’. In this video, Tania Alliod from the Cairngorms National Park Authority shares more about their collaborative work with local secondary [...]

2ndFebruary 2023

Young people help to create wildflower areas in North Lanarkshire parks

02.02.23|Categories: Places|Tags: , , , , , |

Local authorities are becoming much more savvy managing their parks and greenspaces. This post in Scottish pollinators A shift in emphasis (26 January 2023) describes how North Lanarkshire Council has created a series of trial wildflower areas within high profile public parks. Another smart Lanarkshire move has been to encourage the [...]