Education and Resources
Highland Environmental Network actively promotes Environmental education across the Highlands. Our core activities are: delivering the HEN Annual Conference, signposting people to a range of training and events via the What''s On and our quarterly newsletter and monthly ebulletins also provides topic based information. To receive our free Newsletter join the Mailing List.
A library of resources is available on loan to promote sustinablity. This service is free of charge, collection and return of items is the responsibility of the lender. List of books and DVDs currently available below or to downloaded. To submit your loan request please complete the loan form and return to firstname.lastname@example.org.
America's Climate Problem - The Way Forward. Robert Repetto
Collapse - How societies choose to fail or survive - Jared Diamond
The Weather Makers - Our changing climate and what it means for life on Earth - Tim Flannery
Human Ecology - Basic concepts in Sustainable Development - Gerald G Marten
Will Climate Change Your Life? - How to drive a 4x4 and still save the planet - Anthony Day
Community Development a Critical Approach - Margaret Ledwith
Heat - How we can stop the planet burning - George Monbiot
Soil Not Oil - Climate Change, Peak Oil and Food Insecurity - Vandana Shiva
The Transition Handbook - from oil dependency to local resilience - Rob Hopkins
The Sustainable Self - a personal approach to sustainability education. Paul Murray
Carbon Detox - Your step-by-step guide to getting real about climate change - George Marshal
The Green Office Manual - A guide to responsible practice - Wastebusters Ltd
The Power of Sustainable Thinking - Bob Doppelt
Green is the New Black - Tamsin Blanchard
Hungry City- How Food shapes our Lives - Carolyn Steel
The Unsettling of America - Culture & Agricultre - Wendell berry
How Bad are Bananas - The Carbon Footprint of Everything - Mike Berners-Lee
New Technologies to save the Planet by Chris Goodall
So Foul and Fair a day – Alastair Dawson
Powerdown- Richard Heinberg
The Age of Stupid - Why didn't we save ourselves when we had the chance.
An Inconvenient Truth - Al Gore
In Our Hands
Smallest- Empowering the smallest communities renewably
The End of the Line
Environmental Education & Training Providers
There are a number of environmental education and training providers in the Highlands including those listed below. For a full list of provider see the Environmental Directory.
Aigas Field Centre - John Muir Awards
Glachbeg Croft - Farming, growing and countryside management. What we do: http://www.youtube.com/watch?
Abriachan Forest Trust - Forest School
The Conservation Volunteers (TCV) - Conservation
Cairngorms National Park
FEVA (Federation of Environmental Volunteering Associations)
The SEAM Centre - Sustainable Energy
If you would like to promote your organisation's training information on the HEN website please contact the HEN Project Development Officer What''s On section.