News

  • Volunteer With Us: Seal Survey Volunteer and Marine & Conservation Summer Placement

    Tuesday 14th May, 2019

    Libby Invasive Species Survey

    We have two Marine Volunteer roles currently available: A Marine and Conservation Summer Placement in our Peel office and a Seal Survey Volunteer based on the Calf of Man

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  • The IPBES report and how we should be reacting.

    Monday 15th April, 2019

    Isle of Man environment

    Nature contributes vastly to our lives, whether intrinsically, spiritually, or through our health, quality of life and economy. On the Isle of Man, a simple valuation put its value at over £42million a year. It's time we took it seriously and invested seriously.

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  • Photography Competition

    Monday 15th April, 2019

    Kestrel © Graham Makepeace-Warne

    Get out and enjoy Manx wildlife with our nature themed photography competition

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  • Nature and Farming

    Tuesday 9th April, 2019

    The Government's proposed Agricultural Strategy is a step forward but we need more commitment for resources and to deliver for a #WilderFuture and all the benefits it brings.

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  • A Wilder Future for the Isle of Man

    Wednesday 13th March, 2019

    Isle of Man Landscape

    Manx Wildlife Trust is launching its Wilder Future campaign at 10am on 30th March 2019 at the Court House in Ramsey, in the presence of our Patron, His Excellency, the Lieutenant Governor, Sir Richard Gozney.

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  • Volunteer With Us: Assistant Warden - Calf of Man

    Friday 4th January, 2019

    Calf of Man with Chicken Rock in the Background

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  • DEFA approves our 'Isle of Man Endemic Flora Strategy’

    Tuesday 13th November, 2018

    Isle of Man Cabbage

    The strategy discusses the need to maintain conditions for natural evolution to cope with climate change by maintaining larger populations to preserve the full spectrum of genetic variability within a species. This should be done through ambitious landscape-scale conservation management.

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  • Work With Us: Estate Warden and Bird Warden - Calf of Man

    Tuesday 23rd October, 2018

    Accommodation on the Calf

    We're looking for two enthusiastic people to join our team on the Calf of Man to drive continuing delivery of the Bird Observatory operations to achieve our mission for Manx nature and inspirational wildlife found on Island so that it is protected for future generations.

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  • Go plastic free for Hop to Naa

    Wednesday 10th October, 2018

    Hop Tu Naa Moot Photo Credit Culture Vannin

    As the trees turn to their beautiful autumnal colours our thoughts turn to the celebration of Hop tu Naa on the Island. But will your Hop tu Naa turn into a plastic nightmare? You can still get into the spirit without resorting to plasticky tricks, here are some ideas.

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  • Do you know how to behave around wildlife?

    Tuesday 9th October, 2018

    Wildlife Code of Conduct

    Two members of the MWT team were today called to a seal pup hauled up on Fenella Beach in Peel. Fortunately, the pup was fine and patiently waiting for mum to return. However, many people do not realise that just by being too close to 'get a good look' they are endangering the seal pup. If it becomes stressed by people nearby it will attempt to return to the water where it could get hurt in the stormy sea.

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