• Schoolchildren at the Queen Margaret Wee Forest planting. Photo credit Patrick Boxall

Planted: 24 February 2022

Queen Margaret University, Musselburgh

Location: Edinburgh

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Welcome to our Tiny Forest

Queen Margaret Univeristy’s Wee Forest was planted in February 2022 by university staff, students and pupils from local primary schools. It is located within the grounds of the university and was funded by NatureScot. There is an outdoor classroom area which will form part of the outdoor learning hub for students.

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Planting Information

Planted
By:
School Children, University Staff & Students
Planting
Date:
24 February 2022
Planted
Area:
312m2
Classroom
Area:
220m2
Featured
Pathways:
Yes
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{ lat: 55.929884, lng: -3.072584 }

Tiny Forest Location:

  • Queen Margaret University
  • Musselburgh
  • Edinburgh
  • EH21 6UU
  • United Kingdom
  • GPS: 55.929884,-3.072584


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