Transport choices make a significant difference to global carbon emissions. This topic takes a look at how people and goods make their way to school and if we can make more sustainable choices. With air pollution being responsible for 3 million premature deaths worldwide in 2012, it is important that we make transport choices that protect air quality.
Sustrans Scotland - Hands Up Survey
Looks at how pupils across Scotland travel to school and is the largest national dataset on school travel.
JRSO - Junior Road Safety Officers
Activities organised by your school's JRSO group can be included in your Eco-Schools Transport Action Plan.
Cycling Scotland - Bikeability
Cycle training gives pupils skills and confidence to cycle safely and become a biking expert.
Cycling Scotland - Cycle Friendly Schools
Cycle Friendly School supports more children to enjoy the benefits of cycling and ride their bikes more often.
OPAL Lichen Air Quality Project
SEPA scientists are looking at how lichen can give us a picture of air quality over a longer time period, and it’s something anyone can get involved in.