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Latest News

Robin by Manx BirdLife

Don't spread glitter outdoors this festive season

All that sparkles doesn't shine when it comes to distributing glitter outdoors. Rowan Henthorn, Plastics Reduction Officer with the Isle of Man Government, appeals to us not to harm animals and birds while celebrating Christmas.


Biosphere surveys businesses over sustainability training requirements

Businesses in the Isle of Man are being surveyed over training that will help them adopt more sustainable practices.

Richard Threlfall

Global KPMG expert delivers Biosphere business webinar

Isle of Man businesses have the opportunity to learn about adopting sustainable practices via a webinar being presented by a global expert.

Latest Events

03 February 2020

Mannin Quilters Biosphere Wall-Hangings Exhibition

Mannin Quilters have celebrated the Isle of Man's UNESCO Biosphere status by skillfully creating wall-hangings depicting life in the Island's six sheadings.

12 June 2019

Inaugural UNESCO Biosphere Isle of Man Lecture

Professor Peter Bridgewater delivers the inaugural UNESCO Biosphere Isle of Man Lecture, sponsored by Zurich International.

12 May 2018

Wave Goodbye to Plastics craft workshops

In the morning, (10.30am) children will make bird feeders and use up waste plastic in creative ways for wildlife. In the afternoon (1.30pm), adults will learn to ditch plastic by making beeswax wraps, microplastic-free cosmetics and air fresheners.