This is the information for UNESCO Biosphere Week 2022


30 Days Wild
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30 Days Wild is The Wildlife Trusts' annual challenge where we ask everyone to do one wild thing a day throughout the month of June. You can sign up here: https://www.wildlifetrusts.org/30dayswild Or download the print off below:

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Competitions
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PEEL GARDEN ASSOCIATION POSTER COMPETITION Actress Audrey Hepburn said: ‘To plant a garden is to believe in tomorrow’. Hepburn loved to garden – she loved flowers, fresh vegetables and flowering trees.Wherever she lived, she made sure to have a garden, finding the quiet joys of planting and growing…

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UNESCO Biosphere Week - Biosphere Bee Picnic
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Click on the picture below for all the information about the Biosphere bee picnic! Did you sign up for one of the garden plots in St Johns? Maybe you could have your picnic there! Here are some pictures of how beautiful the garden looks so far! Its the Blein yn Ellan Ain garden on the old Farmer's…

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UNESCO Biosphere Week - Carbon Footprint
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When we choose ‘active travel’, we are switching a car journey for a type of transport that is better for our health and better for the environment. This might be walking, cycling, using a scooter, wheelchair, or another form of mobility aid. This can be a great way to travel for shorter journeys;…

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UNESCO Biosphere Week - History & Culture
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UNESCO Biosphere week sits the week before our National week for a reason... The 'C' in UNESCO stands for 'Culture'! Learn the Manx National Anthem... 1872 - 2022 Education Bill: Did you know its the 150th anniversary of the IoM Education Bill? Find out more from this collection of newspaper articl…

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UNESCO Biosphere Week - Online Lectures
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We are hoping to have opportunities for online learning too via Teams. The content of the online provision will be aimed at upper Keystage 2 and Keystage 3/4 So far we have: Dr Peter Duncan, Senior Marine Environment Officer with DEFA ' Marine and Fisheries Matters' Dr Richard Selman, Ecosystem Pol…

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UNESCO Biosphere Week - Workshops & Training
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WORKSHOPS: Manx National Heritage has kindly arranged two workshops for UNESCO biosphere week. • Learn how to make environmentally friendly recycled paper to take home with an added seed surprise! Make your own sheet of paper with Manx National Heritage’s Paper Conservator Emma LeCornu using old pa…

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UNESCO Biosphere Week - School Visitors
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We have LOADS of local expertise on our Island! If you would like to book a visitor for your school please have a look on the link below. Our UNESCO Biosphere IoM site has a comprehensive list of Environmental Educators who could visit your school: https://www.biosphere.im/biosphere/biosphere-educa…

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