Explore how climate change affects the historic environment and what we’re doing to help limit the impact.
The historic built environment has a key role to play in mitigation, sustainability and adaptation.
Rising sea levels, more rainfall, changes in vegetation patterns and new pests threaten Scotland’s heritage.
Research helps us work out how best to adapt to climate change, improve energy efficiency and cut emissions.
Find out how our projects focus on the future challenges facing the historic environment and how we support others.
Our staffed Historic Scotland properties hold an impressive 37 Green Tourism gold awards and 31 silver awards.
Find climate change resources aimed at helping to protect the historic environment against the impacts of climate change.
Keep up with how Historic Environment Scotland is putting green policy into practice.
Find out about our carbon management programme and how we plan to reduce our carbon footprint.