New APRS Educational Resources for 2022

Discover more about Scotland's new Deposit Return System, Green Belts and National Parks. You can also book a FREE visit, online or in person with our Education Manager at

Play our game and be a Countryside Protector!

Help clear up the bottles and cans littered around this street, town, park and surrounding countryside. Have you seen litter like this where you live? See how a real deposit return system works and what a difference it can make.

More info and play!

Learning links

RSPB Wild Challenge

Use our APRS educational resources to complete your RSPB Wild Challenge awards through litter picking to help wildlife, spreading the word, protecting local wildlife habitats. Open to all ages and abilities, mainly designed for primary aged children.

John Muir Award

Use our APRS educational resources for your John Muir Award through litter picking, understanding Deposit Return and its benefits to nature, learning about your local Green Belt and Scotland's National Parks and spreading the word about the importance of wild places. Recommended for upper primary and secondary schools (second level of learning and upwards).

Help APRS protect Scotland's countryside by becoming a Countryside Protector yourself!