greenspaces are ...

creative spaces

inspirational spaces encouraging
creativity in an outdoor setting

Image © Land & Environmental Services, Glasgow City Council

greenspaces are ...

breathing spaces

oasis of calm amidst city
bustle, a place to unwind

Image © greenspace scotland/SNH

greenspaces are ...

celebration spaces

gathering places where people come
together for events and activities

Image © Edinburgh and Lothians Greenspace Trust

greenspaces are ...

growing spaces

productive places that nourish
and sustain communities and individuals

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greenspaces are ...

healthy spaces

inviting places which
encourage us to get active

Image © Edinburgh and Lothians Greenspace Trust

greenspaces are ...

learning spaces

natural grounds for lifelong learning

Image © Balornock Urban Garden Scheme

greenspaces are ...

living spaces

attractive spaces on our doorsteps

Image © Glasgow Greenspace

greenspaces are ...

meeting spaces

communal places encouraging
communities to come together

Image © greenspace scotland/SNH

greenspaces are ...

play spaces

safe places where children
can adventure and explore

Image © Central Scotland Forest Trust

greenspaces are ...

purposeless spaces

it could be more than
a boring green desert

Image © greenspace scotland

greenspaces are ...

stalled spaces

meanwhile greenspaces instead
of derelict eyesores?

Image © greenspace scotland

greenspaces are ...

wild spaces

informal places that welcome
nature back to our cities

Image © Glasgow Greenspace

greenspaces are ...

working spaces

attractive places where
people want to live and work

Image © greenspace scotland/SNH

greenspaces are ...

your space

the greenspace on your doorstep
how will you get involved?

Image © Friends of Sunnybank Park

greenspaces are ...

wasted spaces

use your imagination...
this could be a community garden,
a play space ...

Image © greenspace scotland

surveys and literature reviews

 

Scotland’s People and Nature Survey 2013-14 - Urban greenspace findings

615 Kb

Optimising the quality and utility of existing publicly accessible open space around public and private housing - A rapid scoping study by greenspace scotland for the Central Scotland Green Network Partnership Board, January 2013

500 Kb

greenspace scotland - omnibus survey, 2011

640 Kb
Second State of Scotland's Greenspace Report, 2012 1168 Kb

State of Scotland’s greenspace, 2009

3932 Kb

greenspace scotland – omnibus survey, 2009

209 Kb

Public views on Scotland’s greenspace (2004-2009), briefing note, 2009

155 Kb

greenspace and quality of life: a critical literature review, August 2008

960 Kb

greenspace and quality of life: a critical literature review, executive summary, August 2008

289 Kb

The links between greenspace and health: a critical literature review, October 2007

1027 Kb

The links between greenspace and health: a critical literature review, summary, October 2007

249 Kb

greenspace scotland – omnibus survey, August 2007

127 Kb

greenspace scotland – omnibus survey, January 2005

205 Kb

demonstrating the links - action  research programme

 

demonstrating the links – action research on greenspaces, briefing note, 2008

929 Kb

demonstrating the links – action research on greenspaces, project overview report, Scottish Community Development Centre, 2008

246 Kb

demonstrating the links – action research on greenspaces, Observations and reflections, briefing note Scottish Community Development Centre, 2008

221 Kb

demonstrating the links  - action research on greenspaces, Outcomes and learning, briefing note,  2008 

640 Kb

demonstrating the links – action research on greenspaces, programme evaluation, EKOS ltd, March 2008

2153 Kb

demonstrating the links – action research on greenspaces, programme evaluation, briefing note, March 2008

629 Kb

demonstrating the links – Ardler Village Trust, Dundee, research report 

1791 Kb
demonstrating the links – Ardler Village Trust, Dundee, briefing note 870 Kb

demonstrating the links – Abbotshaugh Community Woodland, Falkirk, research report 

630 Kb
demonstrating the links – Abbotshaugh Community Woodland, Falkirk, briefing note 469 Kb

demonstrating the links – Balornock Urban Garden Scheme (BUGS), Glasgow, research report 

221 Kb
demonstrating the links – Balornock Urban Garden Scheme (BUGS), Glasgow, briefing note 690 Kb

demonstrating the links – Burdiehouse Burn Valley Park, Edinburgh, research report 

492 Kb
demonstrating the links – Burdiehouse Burn Valley Park, Edinburgh, briefing note 741 Kb

demonstrating the links – Dunain Community Woodlands Trust, Inverness, research report 

167 Kb
demonstrating the links – Dunain Community Woodlands Trust, Inverness, briefing note 638 Kb

demonstrating the links – Bridgend Community Allotments, Edinburgh, research report 

366 Kb
demonstrating the links – Bridgend Community Allotments, Edinburgh, briefing note 713 Kb

demonstrating the links – GOW Sustainable Backcourts Initiative, Glasgow, research report 

455 Kb
demonstrating the links – GOW Sustainable Backcourts Initiative, Glasgow, briefing note 645 Kb

demonstrating the links – Healthy Roots, Aberdeen, briefing note

405 Kb

making the links 2004

 

Making the links – greenspace and the partnership agreement, October 2004

 

Making the links – a summary series on recent research into greenspace and quality of life, No.1: greenspace and regeneration, August 2004 (revised 2007)

394 Kb

Making the links – a summary series on recent research into greenspace and quality of life, No.2: greenspace , investment and employment, November 2004

255 Kb

Making the links – a summary series on recent research into greenspace and quality of life, No.3: greenspace and equality, November 2004

256 Kb

Making the links – a summary series on recent research into greenspace and quality of life, No.4: greenspace and housing, November 2004

230 Kb

Making the links – a summary series on recent research into greenspace and quality of life, No. 5: greenspace environment and amenity, November 2004

273 Kb

Making the links – a summary series on recent research into greenspace and quality of life, No.6: greenspace, education and lifelong learning, November 2004

273 Kb

Making the links – a summary series on recent research into greenspace and quality of life, No.7: greenspace, children, young people and families, November 2004

273 Kb

Making the links – a summary series on recent research into greenspace and quality of life, No.8: greenspace, health and wellbeing, November 2004

215 Kb

Making the links – a summary series on recent research into greenspace and quality of life, No. 9: greenspace and community safety, 2004

277 Kb