Isle of Man News
Join in the RSPB's Big Garden Birdwatch from home this week.
In our latest #CloserToNature blog, Dr Peter Duncan, our Senior Marine Environment Officer, writes about a lockdown discovery in his old Manx cottage and invites us to follow its progress...
The deadline for applications for Manx Wildlife Trust’s (MWT) volunteer posts for Trustees and Strategic Committee Members is fast approaching at the end of January 2021.
UNESCO Biosphere Isle of Man is joining up with the Republic of Ireland's Biospheres to present a free webinar series marking the 50th anniversary of the Man and the Biosphere Programme.
Well-known Isle of Man artist Petrina Kent is January's guest author in the #MyBiosphere series that features in Business 365 magazine, published by Mannin Media.
Introduction to the January 2021 newsletter of UNESCO Biosphere Isle of Man.
The New Economics Foundation defines the five ways to wellbeing as ‘connect, be active, take notice, learn and give’. Since November 2019, Manx Lottery Trust-funded ‘mindfulness in wild places’ sessions, run by Manx Wildlife Trust and mindfulness practitioner Mike Kewley, have provided all five at sessions around the Island. Mike and Adam Denard (Manx Wildlife Trust ecologist and wild wellbeing project officer) reflect on the project so far.
This month, for our Partner profile, we learn from clerk Jason Roberts how Port Erin Commissioners is fulfilling its Biosphere Pledge.
Being among trees and out in nature is good for the body, mind and soul. Andrene Alejandro, Forest Therapy Practitioner, writes about its benefits.
Via its Adopt-a-Place initiative, street-cleaning champions PlasticBusters are inviting the public to look after an area that's local or special to them and keep it litter-free. Their founder, Jaime Amoedo, explains how to get involved.