woodland

17thAugust 2022

Wild Things leader training Morayshire – coastal and woodland courses 2022 – 23

17.08.22|Categories: Training|Tags: , , , , , |

Wild Things offer the following courses: Course:  Woodland Activity Leader Training Price; £625 Description:  If you are interested in enhancing your skills to lead groups in a woodland environment, this course will provide you with the learning and knowledge you require. Woodland Activity Leader Training is an accredited outdoor learning [...]

9thAugust 2022

Urban trees and ecosystem services – useful resources

09.08.22|Categories: Research, Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Are you a secondary school or tertiary student researching trees in and around your setting grounds? You might be interested to see this research survey information from i-Tree Eco. This includes i-Tree Eco Edinburgh and i-Tree Eco Glasgow. Discover more about the ecosystem services provided by urban trees. Find more [...]

12thJuly 2022

Forest Kindergarten – free subsidiary courses

12.07.22|Categories: Training|Tags: , , , , |

These courses are intended for anyone who has taken a Forest Kindergarten course in Scotland. Woodland Ecology for Forest Kindergarten Newbattle Abbey, Dalkeith Friday 2nd Sept 2022 1pm Book  here  Woodland Ecology for Forest Kindergarten Strathclyde Country Park Saturday 3rd Sept 10am Book here  Woodland Ecology for Forest Kindergarten Duffus, [...]

15thJune 2022

OWL Scotland Bulletin June 2022 out now!

15.06.22|Categories: Events, Resources|Tags: , , , , |

This month’s bulletin includes an update from the OWL Scotland National Networking weekend, plus the launch of the Scottish Junior Forester Award. Find out about the joint North, South and West Coast networking event on the 18th of June and of course many updates from the local OWL Scotland groups. [...]

14thApril 2022

Growing among Trees: an evaluation of school based outdoor learning interventions

14.04.22|Categories: Research|Tags: , , , , , |

This paper is written by Marc A Harris (Cardiff Metropolitan University). It can be found in the Journal for Adventure Education and Outdoor Learning. The abstract and full paper are available online (published 24 Nov 2021). The abstract describes a 12-month pilot project in England, which delivered community forest and [...]