Surveying Scottish historic environment volunteering

Historic Environment Scotland has commissioned Volunteer Scotland to undertake a study on volunteering across Scotland’s historic environment sector.

This will update data which dates back to 2008, will help inform Scotland’s historic environment strategy, and is also valuable in its own right. The results will be made publicly available.

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Low carbon neighbourhoods, heritage volunteers

A couple of short (and rather different) environmental items.

The ‘Low carbon neighbourhood planning guidebook‘, from the Centre for Sustainable Energy, has been updated.

“This popular publication (nearly 2,000 downloads in the past 6 months) explores what communities can do – through neighbourhood planning – to mitigate and adapt to climate change and tackle fuel poverty.”

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