Clean air. Food. Medicine.
Climate control. Clean water.
Building materials. Enjoyment.
Flood defences. Carbon capture.
Clothing. Storm protection. Solace.



Nature provides all of these
and so much more…

Fundamental to our everyday lives, nature is our life support system.

It also has the power to help solve many of our problems.

From combating climate change to reducing health inequalities, nature-based solutions can help humanity flourish alongside nature.

To this end, we need to #HelpNatureHelpUs

Nature-based solutions can provide 37% of the emission reductions needed by 2030 to keep global warming under 2?C

What are nature-based solutions?

According to the IUCN, nature-based solutions are: actions to protect, sustainably manage and restore natural and modified ecosystems that address societal challenges effectively and adaptively, simultaneously providing human wellbeing and biodiversity benefits.

In other words, they are ways that we can harness nature to help solve our problems whilst at the same time benefiting wildlife.

Nature is part of the solution...

Watch more of our #HelpNatureHelpUs video series

Discover what each of these habitats provide…

Ways you can help

  1. Read and share our blog on the seven ways the Scottish Government can show leadership in tackling the climate and nature crises

  2. Download our #HelpNatureHelpUs posters and display them in a shared space

  3. Share the video we’ve created in collaboration with alternative rock band Sea Power to highlight the urgent need to tackle the nature and climate crises.

  4. Share our #HelpNatureHelpUs content on social media

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