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Celebrating our Seas and Shores

As Year of Our Island prepares to celebrate Seas and Shores month, Dr Peter Duncan, Senior Marine Conservation Officer at DEFA, writes:

30 Days Wild

30 Days Wild with The Wildlife Trusts

The Manx Wildlife Trust's Marketing and Membership Manager, Graham Makepeace-Warne, writes about the 30 Days Wild initiative for June.

Ayres beach (Catharine Devine)

May newsletter update from Bill Dale BEM

Bill Dale BEM, founder of Beach Buddies, a Partner of UNESCO Biosphere Isle of Man, writes for the May newsletter.

Dr Andrew Foxon

Dr Andrew Foxon's #MyBiosphere

In a new series of article in Manx Life magazine, produced by Mannin Media, authors from different walks of Manx life write about what makes the Isle of Man special to them. The May 2018 article is penned by Dr Andrew Foxon.

Mike Radcliffe Photography

Seal of approval for Isle of Man

A photo of a ‘hungover seal’ has proved a big hit on social media and earned valuable publicity for UNESCO Biosphere Isle of Man in the UK media.

Victoria Road School

Chief Minister praises schools’ work with UNESCO Biosphere Isle of Man

Chief Minister Howard Quayle MHK is praising young people’s significant contribution to the Island’s future.

Manor Park Primary School

School lights the way for Earth Hour

An Isle of Man school is marking Earth Hour (24th March) in a unique way – by turning used plastic milk cartons into lanterns.

Ashley Hill Primary

Primary pupils' plastics pledge

An Isle of Man primary school has plastics in its sights as it strives do its bit for the planet.

Victoria Road Primary

Primary pupils explore perils of plastic

The perils posed by plastics are being explored by pupils at Victoria Road Primary School.

The Buchan beekeepers

The Buchan buzzing for summer

Pupils at The Buchan School - a partner of UNESCO Biosphere Isle of Man - are gearing up for the summer term with the return of the popular beekeeping club.