New project "How Biodiverse is Your Park?" recently gave local people the opportunity to find, photograph and identify plants and animals in Hailes Quarry Park, Wester Hailes.
This data will be used in maps of local biodiversity and help make improvements to parks.
You can find out more about the project through this link: How biodiverse is your park? Citizen scientists to find the answer | The University of Edinburgh
The "How Biodiverse is Your Park?" project arose from the Green Infrastructure Mapping project, a collaboration underway between the University of Edinburgh and Thriving Greenspaces.