Isle of Man News
In a 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 August 2018 article is penned by President of the Chamber of Commerce Chris Allen.
Marine scientist Rowan Henthorn took part in the eXXpedition, an all-female journey across the north Pacific to inspect and sample plastics pollution. She was an ambassador for UNESCO Biosphere Isle of Man. She writes about what she experienced:
While we enjoy these long summer days it is difficult to think about the cold winter evenings that lie ahead. It is possible to continue enjoying this warmth inside your home over the winter, at an affordable price, if you undertake home improvements that will improve the energy efficiency in your home and reduce your energy bills.
The Island hosted a swift and urban biodiversity expert in July, supported by the Manx Ornithological Society and the Department of Environment, Food and Agriculture.
In a 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 July 2018 article is penned by long haul airline pilot Charles Price.
Entries are invited for the first UNESCO Biosphere Isle of Man Awards, with categories for Energy, Economic Sustainability, Environment and Education/public awareness.
Scouts, Cubs and Beavers in the Isle of Wight will fly the Manx flag at a Biosphere-themed Mardi Gras Carnival on Saturday (30th June).
Lara Howe, the Marine Officer for the Manx Wildlife Trust, is attempting a single-use plastics-free June. Here is how she is getting on.
A generous gift is reacquainting primary school pupils with 'lost' nature words.
In the latest in a series of articles in Manx Life, Roseanna Dale writes about why the Isle of Man is so special to her.