June 16 – News Round up

By | July 16th, 2018|Categories: Webwatch|

Registration is open for the 47th  NAAEE annual conference in Spokane from 10 to 13 October.  It will focus on the power of education to create positive change for the future. NAAEE says: "EE is [...]

July 9 – News Round up

By | July 9th, 2018|Categories: Webwatch|

London's Natural History Museum says it's all a flutter about scientists studying the way dragonflies fly in the hope of making small planes more stable and robust.  It adds: "Dragonflies are some of the most [...]

July 2 – News Round-up

By | July 2nd, 2018|Categories: Webwatch|

The Woodland Trust says nominate your tree of the year.  Nominations are open to any living tree in the UK with a story to tell and any individual, group or organisation can nominate a tree until [...]

June 25 News Round up

By | June 25th, 2018|Categories: Webwatch|

The latest edition of the NAEE journal 'Environmental Education' has just been published, including articles on story and literacy.  It's distribution is currently restricted to members, but the contents are set out here.   Findlay Wilde is a [...]

June 18 News Round up

By | June 18th, 2018|Categories: Webwatch|

NAAEE's 15th Annual Research Symposium takes place in Spokane from October 9 to October 10, 2018.  Its co-Chairs write: NAAEE’s annual Research Symposium brings together new and experienced researchers from around the globe to explore the [...]

June 11 News Round up

By | June 11th, 2018|Categories: Webwatch|

The Framing Nature toolkit is a practical guide to the use of words to create appropriate messages about the natural world.  It supports the Common Cause for Nature report that offers help to conservation organisations on how to ensure their work strengthens [...]

June 4 News Round up

By | June 4th, 2018|Categories: Webwatch|

The Science Geek has all the detail you're likely to need about next week's solstice, including maps, charts and pictures (mostly of Stonehenge). Tuesday June 5th was World Environment Day, which the UN promotes.  Click here [...]

May 29 News Round up

By | May 28th, 2018|Categories: Webwatch|

The Bristol Natural History Consortium's 2018 Festival of Nature in Bristol and Bath starts on June 2nd with a week-long programme of activity sandwiched between free family festival events at Bath's Green Park station.  The full festival programme [...]

May 21 News round up

By | May 21st, 2018|Categories: Webwatch|

Walk to School week starts today.  Every year Living Streets puts together a fun themed challenge to take on while walking to and from school.  In 2017 400,000 children and their families joined the challenge and [...]