The Maps, Official Publications and Statistics Unit can help you with your research on climate and the environment. We hold current and historical maps, statistical data, and official publications from Scotland, the UK, the EU, and internationally.
Rainfall maps in our collection showing the average rainfall since 1881.
Waterbase, a collection of databases on the quality of Europe’s Water Resources (European Environment Agency (EEA)).
Maps showing Drinking Water Protected Areas (DWPAs) in the Scotland River Basin District (Scottish Government).
Renewable and zero emissions: An evaluation of renewable and zero emissions heating systems in 21 Scottish affordable housing projects. (Scottish Government).
Solar heat for power and industry: A thematic collection of innvoative EU-funded research results, August 2021 (European Commission).
Smoke Control Areas
Smoke Control Areas (Digimap OS Collection Improvement Service).
Global Soil Health (Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO)).
Contaminated Land Scotland (Digimap OS Collection Improvement Service).
Modern farming and the environment: UK Parliamentary debate held on 12th March 2019.
Natura 2000 in cities. Sustainable urban development and nature and biodiversity in cities, 2021. (European Commission).
Clean air zone in EU cities (European Parliament debate).
Aviation, decarbonisation and climate change: an overview and analysis of UK and international policies to decarbonise the aviation sector (House of Commons Library Research Briefing).
Scotland’s Air Quality (SEPA).
Atmospheric emmissions: greenhouse gases by industry and gas, Sept 2021 (Office for National Statistics).
If you’d like to know more about obtaining materials for your research just get in touch with us at the Maps, Official Publications and Statistics Unit, and our specialist staff will be happy to help. We’re available Monday to Friday, 9am to 5pm by email at email@example.com.