Transforming urban spaces into people places

Greenspace makes our lives and places better

What we do

ParkPower Project

Understanding the green energy potential of parks and greenspaces across Scotland

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Author: Ian Goodman

Young Placechangers Ideas Fund

Is there anything you and your youth group would like to change about the place where you live, go to school or work?

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Author: Ian Goodman

90%

of urban Scots say it’s important to have greenspace in their area

1593km2

is the area of urban greenspace in scotland – equivalent to area of 22 Loch Lomonds

1 in 4

Scots say the quality of their greenspace has declined in the last 5 years

Get involved

Find and enjoy greenspace

Explore and discover Scotland's wonderful parks and greenspaces using Scotland's greenspace map and MyParkScotland

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Support parks

The Scottish Parks4Life Fund is an easy and simple way for everyone who uses and loves Scotland’s parks to make a donation, large or small, to support our treasured parks.

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Author: Ian Goodman

Bags of Help grants

Bags of Help funds local projects in Scotland, England and Wales that benefit their community. Grants of up to £2,000 are available. Working with Tesco and Groundwork UK, we deliver the Bags of Help in Scotland.

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Author: Ian Goodman

News

  • greenspace scotland is recruiting a new Chair

    We're looking to recruit a Chair Designate to join the board and take on the role of Chair from October 2020. As Chair you will be a champion for greenspace scotland, working with the board and CEO to provide strategic leadership and governance for the organisation Read more

  • Noticing Nature

    The National Trust has launched its year or action to tackle "nature deficiency" Read more

  • Emerging funding opportunities for the natural environment

    The Esmée Fairbairn Foundation has published a report that reviews the current landscape for innovative funding of environmental enhancement across the UK. Read more

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