Turning Green (sustainability)


Bodging with a pole lathe, Rural Life Centre, Farnham © Rural Life Centre

Carbon Calculator
A system for rural museums to calculate their carbon footprint. Jon Hall, 2008.  This file is hosted by the Museum of English Rural Life website, at the bottom of their ‘Going Green’ page.

Using the ‘Turning Green’ Carbon Calculator
One museum’s experience of using the Carbon Calculator, 2008

‘Turning Green’ Collections Toolkit
Ideas about how to interpret present day concerns about climate change using collections in rural museums. Hilary McGowan & Jon Hall, 2008

Going Green – Sustainability Past and Present
An exhibition at the Museum of English Rural Life, Reading, 2007

A Charter for Rural Communities
The final report by the Carnegie Commission for Rural Community Development, 2007

Highland Cattle © The Auchindrain Trust