Our Environment consists of water, food, air, land, energy, flooding, countryside, climate & loads more.
This page will help you to find useful information and services to educate yourself, look after the environment, and campaign to keep environment at the forefront of future decisions in Cardiff.
Advice in Cardiff
Outdoor Cardiff – Parks, leisure, nature, countryside, and more in and around Cardiff.
Egg Seeds – Environmental education through experiences, resources, and more.
Porthkerry Park project – This project by Innovate Trust helps adults with learning disabilities and/or mental health problems to gain the skills and confidence that will help them to lead independent lives within their local communities by doing conservation work.
Meic – An advocacy and helpline service to support you to deal with any problems you might be having about anything, including environment concerns. Contact Meic daily from 8AM – Midnight on: Freephone (080880 23456), Text (84001) or Instant Message.
Keep Wales Tidy – More than “just” litter – protects the Welsh environment and landscape in many ways.
Welsh Government – Environment and Countryside – what is the Welsh Government doing to protect and enhance these vital organs.
Your Assembly – Environment (Wales) Bill – On 2 February 2016, the Assembly voted to pass the Environment (Wales) Bill into law, meaning Wales’ natural resources will be at the heart of every future decision – this is leading within the EU. It also covers stuff like nature conservation, climate change, carrier bag charges, recycling and fisheries.
Eco-Schools programme – Change your school for the better – why not set up and run a group to green your school and achieve their internationally-recognised Bronze, Silver and Green Flag awards.
UK Youth Climate Coalition – Projects and campaigns to unite young people in the UK around climate change.
Young People’s Trust for the Environment – Lots of info, videos, factsheets for young people on the environment, including for coursework.
Skeptical Science – Examines the science and arguments of global warming scepticism – in beginning, intermediate and advanced language.
Grow Wild – Free wildflower seeds for your group or project.
Dyrad Bushcraft – Wilderness Bushcraft training and info.
Cardiff Gov – Find loads of information from Cardiff Council, including about recycling and waste in Cardiff.
TreeApp – The app allows you to choose where you would like to plant a tree, which is then funded by discovering in app sustainable products and services, so it doesn’t cost you a penny.
Earth Hero – Respond to climate change by discovering personalised, positive steps we can take to care for our planet and communities.
Eevie – Eevie is a smart guide to help you improve your carbon impact by making small changes every day and planting forests to offset the rest.Join a community that works together, one habit at a time, towards building a climate-friendly future for all.
Eco Buddy – Use this app to help you to reduce your carbon footprint by keeping track of your daily meals and journeys, view your CO2 emissions, and learn more about your emissions and how to reduce them.
Blogs & Guides
Big Energy Saving Week 2021 – TheSprout
Should Welsh Government Ban Single Use Plastic? – TheSprout
The Impact of Plastic Pollution – TheSprout
Shopping Zero Waste Is Easier Than You Think – TheSprout