water

4thJuly 2024

The Great UK WaterBlitz results are in…

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

Earlier this month, over 2,600 people across the UK went out and measured the water quality of their local freshwater bodies. Earthwatch UK report on the results of their Great UK WaterBlitz. The Solway Tweed river basin district showed the best health with only 50% of data points showing unacceptable levels of nutrient [...]

1stMay 2024

Freshwater datasets available

01.05.24|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , , |

Explore this data provided by Earthwatch #FreshwaterWatch citizen scientists. Zoom in on the map to find freshwater data near you, and do some real world learning! FreshWater Watchers around the world are uploading valuable data on freshwater quality, including nitrate levels, phosphate levels, turbidity, and visual factors. This data is freely [...]

28thNovember 2023

Scottish Water Generation H2O – Curriculum for Excellence primary and secondary resources

28.11.23|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , |

Access NEW primary and secondary resources from Scottish Water Generation H2O - Curriculum for Excellence linked and ready-to-use exclusively for Scottish teachers. Take your learners aged 9-11 (P5-7) through the water cycle with interactive lessons and engaging videos with NEW Keep Scotland Flowing primary resources and Mission H2O for learners [...]

26thOctober 2023

Join Scottish Water Generation H₂O!

26.10.23|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , |

We Are Futures are working with Scottish Water to launch the Generation H₂O programme campaign. Scottish Water Generation H₂O is designed to inspire young people across Scotland to become part of a movement to celebrate and protect Scotland’s water, creating responsible water citizens. The free resources include films, challenges, a [...]

23rdAugust 2022

#Source2Sea Week of Action: 3-11 September 2022

23.08.22|Categories: Events, Training|Tags: , , , , , |

Keep Scotland Beautiful are organising a #Source2Sea Week of Action from 3-11 September 2022. They are encouraging everyone to take action along a waterway near them to prevent litter ending up in the sea. Follow the link to find out more, plus resources for schools and families. This Upstream battle programme [...]