Water is something many people in Scotland take for granted. We use it for drinking and washing, for industry and agriculture and for making almost everything you could think of. Water is vital to the survival of life on our planet, but clean water is becoming an increasingly rare and valuable commodity.
Water Calculators Activity
Have a look at how much water your household uses and see if there are ways you could cut down your use.
Scotland's Beach Awards
The benchmark for quality, celebrating clean, well managed and sustainable beaches.
Resources From Other Organisations
Resources for teachers, families and young people
Plastic Oceans are dedicated to ending plastic pollution and fostering sustainable communities.
Find out lots of interesting things about water, learn more about the water cycle, saving water, and play games
Free lesson plan for Science and Geography on global inequality of access to clean water. Ages 8-14.
Learn about unequal access to sanitation and what must be done to make a difference.
For ages 8-14. Take action to save our precious water through fun, interactive missions. Supported by WESSA Eco-Schools South Africa.
Download lesson plans, comics and other resources on food to use in your classroom.