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Glasgow City Countryside

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Parks and Leisure - Glasgow Council
With info on Parks, Biodiversity, Walking Trails, Local Nature Reserves...

Giving Nature a Home - RSPB
Giving Nature a Home in Glasgow. Also see Glasgow Wildlife.

Glasgow Natural History Society
Find details of forthcoming events, publications and information for new members...

Geological Society of Glasgow
Including sites of geological interest  and information for prospective and current members.

Friends of Glasgow's LNRs
Friends of Glasgow's Local Nature Reserves. A voluntary group with info on the LNR designations in the area.

Glasgow - Scottish Wildlife Trust
An RSPB Local Group - walk and talk with like minded people.

Landscape fashioned by geology
In this beautifully illustrated booklet, discover the secrets of the region’s geological past...

Nature Reserves
Whats On Glasgow presents the nature reserves locally.

Urban forests around Glasgow...
Urban forests around Glasgow and Edinburgh at Forestry and Land Scotland.

Glasgow and Inverclyde walks
Detailed walks with online and downloadable descriptions, gpx files...

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The National Trust for Scotland

A vital conservation charity protecting Scotland's coast, wilderness, wildlife and countryside for the good of all. Funded largely by donations, membership is very affordable, comes with a raft of benefits and supports their work.

Latest News

RSS News – Geological Society of Glasgow
  • Plate tectonics may have started 3.2 billion years ago 28th May 2020
    A study of the magnetism of ancient rocks suggests that plate tectonics may have started at least 3.2 billion years ago and could have played a part in the evolution of life. The post Plate tectonics may have started 3.2 billion years ago appeared first on Geological Society of Glasgow.
  • North Islay virtual field trip available on YouTube 22nd May 2020
    The first of David Webster's virtual field trips to Islay, Jura and Colonsay is now available on YouTube. The post North Islay virtual field trip available on YouTube appeared first on Geological Society of Glasgow.
  • Hugh Miller Writing Competition winners announced 13th May 2020
    The winning entries for the Hugh Miller Writing Competition 2020 have been announced. The post Hugh Miller Writing Competition winners announced appeared first on Geological Society of Glasgow.
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