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Natural Networks trainees and The Big Butterfly Count!

Natural Networks trainees and The Big Butterfly Count!

The Big Butterfly Count is a nationwide survey aimed at helping the Butterfly Conservation Trust track the movement of British butterflies and to help assess the health of our environment. Butterflies react very quickly to environmental changes which make them … Continue reading

Wildlife in the Walled Wilderness

Wildlife in the Walled Wilderness

It finally felt like summer in the garden – in between a few tropical downpours. The garden came alive with butterflies too fast to identify, bees buzzing around the blooms, spuds sprouting, garlic growing and wildflowers waking up. The sun … Continue reading

Outdoor Learning Directory – a new online resource to support Outdoor Learning!

Outdoor Learning Directory – a new online resource to support Outdoor Learning!

We know lots of you are involved in a range of Citizen Science, outdoor play and other outdoor learning activities.  We therefore wanted to let you know about a great resource – the Outdoor Learning Directory… The Outdoor Learning Directory  aims … Continue reading

Creating a Numeracy Garden for Auchenlodment Primary School

Creating a Numeracy Garden for Auchenlodment Primary School

When the Glasgow Mid Week Group was asked to create a Numeracy Garden at Auchenlodment Primary School in Johnstone, I had no idea about the scale of what we were actually taking on! We were scheduled to do 8 work … Continue reading