Useful links

Campaigning groups

  • Holyrood 350
    Holyrood 350 is campaigning for the Scottish Government at Holyrood to take immediate action to stop accelerating climate change by radically reducing our carbon emissions and so setting a global example for other countries to follow.
  • People and Planet

Composting

  • Home composting
    Changeworks’ home composting page. Here you can find information and advice to help you start composting in your own garden.

Energy

Land Reform

  • Asset Transfer Unit
    The Asset Transfer Unit helps to empower local people and organisations to transform land and buildings into vibrant community spaces whilst supporting the development of a thriving third sector.
  • Isle of Eigg
    The Isle of Eigg Heritage Trust was set up in 1997 to secure the island’s future and to provide its small population with the opportunity to grow under their own initiatives and efforts.
  • Land Reform Act
    Helping communities across Scotland exercise their rights under the Land Reform (Scotland) Act through the provision of independent advice and support
  • Who owns Scotland?
    Andy Wightman’s ‘Who owns Scotland?’ website: Scottish and International Perspectives on Land Tenure, Land Reform, Land Use and Social Land Ownership

Local trading & bartering

Orchards

  • Community Woodlands Association
    The Community Woodlands Association was established in 2003 as the direct representative body of Scotland’s community woodland groups. They help community woodland groups across the country achieve their aspirations and potential, providing advice, assist

Recycling

Transition Towns

  • Transition Edinburgh
    This web site is in transition – it will gradually develop into a useful resource for people involved, or interested, in Transition Edinburgh.
  • Transition Scotland
    The Head, Heart & Hands of Energy Descent in Scotland

Transport

Weblogs

  • Transition Culture
    An evolving exploration into the head, heart and hands of energy descent.