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Tortoises and Darwin visit the hills of Worcestershire

Education visits... We visited St James' CE Primary in Malvern, Worcestershire, and shared tortoises, tortoise poo and the adventures of Charles Darwin in the Galapagos with Reception to Year 2... Read the full story

Writing about wildlife: becoming a communications officer in conservation

Conservation Careers interview... Writing articles, film-making, and wider communications work is a popular career path for many young conservationists. I talk here to Alan Wright, senior communications and campaigns officer with the Lancashire Wildlife Trust, about how he got to where he is and his key tips for getting those communications jobs... Read the full story

Inspiring kids and communities with nature in urban Manchester

Lancashire Wildlife Trust article... A Forest Schools project centred on the Moston Fairway nature reserve inspires Moston and Newton Heath communities to come together and engage with nature... Read the full story

Volunteering in Seychelles as part of a Zoology degree

Conservation Careers interview... When I worked with the Island Conservation Society in Seychelles we organised for two zoology undergraduates from the University of Manchester to spend one year work experience placements with us. One of our students, Kat Machin, shares her experience (and advice) here... Read the full story

Birds of Seychelles: inspiring conservation from England to the Indian Ocean

Conservation Careers interview... I grew up surrounded by Seychelles maps and books, many written by a man called Adrian Skerrett from Stoke-on-Trent near my home town of Manchester in north-west England. I talk here to Adrian about how he came to be an ornithologist in Seychelles... Read the full story

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