Research papers and documents relating to the benefits of Outdoor Learning can be found by clicking on the links.

Research Papers and Documents
Relational Schools: "More than just a ski trip": report and video
Outdoor Learning - How Good is our School
Care Inspectorate: My World Outdoors
Green Health - Lead Organisation: James Hutton Institute
Teaching, learning and play in the outdoors: a survey of school and pre-school provision in Scotland
The Scottish Government: Topics, Outdoor Learning
The Scottish Parliament: Education and Culture Committee: Outdoor Learning Submission from SAPOE
The University of Edinburgh: Outdoor Learning in Scotland: Issues for Education
Stirling Research shows value of Outdoor Learning for School Pupils
The Benefits of Outdoor Learning, Prepare by the School Travel Forum
Outdoor Education in Scotland: A Summary of Recent Research - Robbie Nicol, Peter Higgins, Hamish Ross and Greg Mannion
Taylor & Francis Online
PhD thesis, University of Portalnd, USA
Paper presented at International Conference on Gross National happiness in Paro, Bhutan
Journal of Adventure Education and Outdoor Learning
Journal of Outdoor and Environmental Education
The Early Childhood Forum; Learning Through Landscapes
The Scottish Government
Forest Research
RSPB - The Impact of Children's Connection to Nature
The Conservation
Natural Connections Outddor Learning blog
All-Party Parliamentary Commission
Article published in the Guardian newspaper
The English Outdoor Council
RSPB - Connecting with Nature
Natural England
The National Trust - Children and Nature
Scottish Educational Review 44 (2), 45-59
Published in Studies in Philosophy & Education, 31 (3) pp. 303 - 315
RSPB - Every Child Outdoors
Royal Horticultural Society
Natural England - Childhood Nature Study
The Glasgow Centre for Population Health - Health Impacts of the John Muir Award
House of Commons Education and Skills Report
Natural Connections Report
Outdoor Adventure Learning, Education Endowment Foundation
Transforming Outdoor Learning in Schools