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Leigh Morris
A passion for nature conservation, horticulture & inspiring people: CEO 🇮🇲 Trustee 🌊 Chartered Horticulturist 🌱 Views mine...
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Living Seas North West 19h
We're hiring a Marine Conservation Officer! Are you a good communicator with a passion for & a wanderlust for the ? If so, this job could be for you! 😃🌊🦞🐋 Funded by
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Underwater Photographer of the Year
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Manx Wildlife Trust 20h
You don't have to be mad to work here, but it helps.
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Manx Wildlife Trust Feb 23
Paul Craine will be giving his talk on climate change and biodiversity this Thursday 27th at 7pm at Ramsey Town Hall. Followed by a panel discussion with our own Andree and Sarah plus Joney Faragher from IoM Climate Change Coalition. It's free to attend.
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Marine Conservation Society Feb 24
Marine life has returned to Lamlash Bay 🐚🦞 Since becoming a 'no-take zone' 12 years ago the area has seen a four-fold increase in the numbers of lobster and scallop, with dive surveys showing the seabed is recovering after damage caused by trawling.
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Marine Conservation Society Feb 25
Have you seen a before? are plastic pellets about the size of a lentil. Spilled by industry, they pollute our oceans worldwide 🌍 Join the 13-22 March. Let know what you find & submit your data at:
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Leigh Morris Feb 25
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Isle of Man Government Feb 25
Ecological considerations around the Marina silt removal project are overseen by to minimise impact on wildlife and ensure adherence to the Wildlife Act. An update has been issued today on nesting guillemots and common lizards.
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Leigh Morris Feb 24
Delighted to welcome Dr Emily Baxter, Senior Marine Conservation Officer (left) to this week, to discuss all things with Lara and We are looking forward to working together 🇮🇲
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Royal Manx Agricultural Show Feb 2
Trade stands & advertising can now be booked for this year’s Show. New for 2020 we are accepting bookings through our website, bookings this way are preferred or alternatively the forms can be downloaded and emailed or posted. For more details visit
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Leigh Morris Feb 23
Excellent piece on tonight’s explaining the carbon balance sheet for farmers. I didn’t realize nitrogen fertilizer has such a potentially negative impact. Catch up on 🌱
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Leigh Morris Feb 23
Found another lovely place today; Tynwald National Park & Arboretum - look forward to seeing it in the seasons ahead... 🇮🇲
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Leigh Morris Feb 22
Explored Laxey today - lovely! 🇮🇲
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Marine Conservation Society Feb 22
This we're shining the spotlight on the plight of endangered wildlife. The European Eel, although critically endangered is still served in restaurants in the UK! 😥 Want to help? Pledge to say no to unsustainable seafood ->
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UNESCO Biosphere Isle of Man Feb 18
From our February newsletter... From reusing rainwater to rewilding verges, Douglas Council is growing its commitment to UNESCO Biosphere Isle of Man with innovative efforts from its Parks Service.
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The Wildlife Trusts Feb 19
Peatland is a type of wetland, made up of soil formed from slowly decomposing plants. Peatlands cover 3% of the earth’s surface but store more carbon than any other habitat on land. Healthy peatlands can also reduce flooding % improve water quality 🌍🌱
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Manx Wildlife Trust Feb 18
The Festival in Port Erin is 18/19th July. We need helpers to cover the tanks & other tasks on the weekend but we also need help the week before to set up the pumps and tanks and the Monday & Tuesday after the weekend to dismantle it all. Email lara@manxwt.org.uk if you can help
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Manx Wildlife Trust Feb 19
Our invert (Invertebrates, not introverts 😂) group meets again this Saturday at 10am at Sunset Lakes just out side Peel. This group is aimed at training adults to confidently identify beetles, spiders, slugs to name a few. Beginners and amateurs are welcome. Pic: crab spider
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Leigh Morris Feb 19
Isle of Man Budget 2020: Funding for climate change challenge pledged
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Leigh Morris Feb 19
Today’s Nature Reserve inductions were More special places! 🇮🇲
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