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Peregrine falcon by Bill Henderson MLC

The importance of the Peregrine falcon to the Isle of Man

The Peregrine falcon is one of the Isle of Man's most popular native creatures. Bill Henderson MLC writes about the magnificent bird of prey and the importance of one of its habitats, the Marine Drive in Douglas.

Bunscoill nature journalling

School's nature journalling project

Pupils of Bunscoill Ghaelgagh and their families took part in Bea Feie (Wildlife) journalling project to stay closer to nature during and after lockdown. Their teacher Aalin Clague tells us about it.

Windy by Ellie Baker

Artist Ellie is inspired by our Biosphere

Artist Ellie Baker is inspired by our UNESCO Biosphere's land and seascapes, its light and its ever-changing weather. We asked her about her distinctive work.

Douglas Bay Marine Nature Reserve

#Marine Mondays: Douglas Bay

Explore the Isle of Man's 10 Marine Nature Reserves on #MarineMondays. This week, Dr Peter Duncan, Senior Marine Environment Officer for the Isle of Man Government, tells of seasquirts, sponges and glamorous slugs as we weigh anchor in Douglas Bay.

Petra Dudek

Saturday Stroll with Petra Dudek

What is your favourite Saturday Stroll? This week, Petra Dudek from the Guild of Manx Registered Tour Guides, takes us to the top of one of the Isle of Man's highest peaks.

Young Nature Blogger

Young Nature Blogger 2020

Young nature lovers in the Isle of Man are invited to get out and about this summer and write blogs.

Little Ness

#MarineMondays: Little Ness

Explore the Isle of Man Biosphere's 10 Marine Nature Reserves (MNRs) on #MarineMondays. This week, Dr Peter Duncan, Senior Marine Environment Officer for the Isle of Man Government, takes us to the underwater jungle of Little Ness.

Ken Harding

Saturday Stroll with Ken Harding

When time permits, what is your favourite Saturday Stroll? This week, Ken Harding, of the Manx Footpaths Conservation Group, shares his.

Langness Marine Nature Reserve

#MarineMondays: Langness

Explore the Isle of Man Biosphere's 10 Marine Nature Reserves on #MarineMondays. This week, Dr Peter Duncan, Senior Marine Environment Officer for the Isle of Man Government, slows things down to a snail's pace as he tells us about Langness.

Glen Maye

Saturday Stroll with Geoffrey Boot MHK

When time permits, what is your favourite Saturday Stroll? This week, Geoffrey Boot MHK, Minister for Environment, Food and Agriculture, and his wife Suzie, share theirs.