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Isle of Wight Biosphere
The Isle of Wight received Biosphere reserve status from UNESCO in June 2019.
Below are articles which refer to the Biosphere.
The Isle of Wight council implore Islanders to take their litter home and dispose of it in their recycling and waste bins. Doing so may also help contain the spread of Coronavirus
Friday, 5th June, 2020 9:34am
By Claire Robertson with 3 readers' comments
Isle of Wight and Sandown Bay feature in The Guardian’s ‘Where to go on holiday in 2020: the alternative hotlist’
Sandown Bay and the brilliant work being carried out by The Common Space features prominently in The Guardian's 'Where to go on holiday in 2020: the alternative hotlist'
Sunday, 5th January, 2020 10:30am
By Sally Perry with one comment
If you couldn't make it along to the hustings follow our live reporting from the debate to hear where five of the candidates stand on the Biosphere, climate and the future economy
Monday, 2nd December, 2019 5:04pm
By Sally Perry with 30 readers' comments
Cllr Michael Lilley is calling for a moratorium on all large scale planning applications in Ryde until there is a fit-for-purpose road infrastructure plan and a new Island Plan which has realistic housing targets and recognises climate change, farming needs and the Island's status as UNESCO Biosphere reserve
Tuesday, 5th November, 2019 8:50am
By Michael Lilley with 5 readers' comments
Following a two-day visit to the Island, the Historic Places Panel declared the Isle of Wight faces a number of problems including empty shops, buildings in disrepair and traffic congestion. They make several recommendations to the council.
Monday, 23rd September, 2019 11:44am
By Sally Perry with 5 readers' comments
The Isle of Wight MP said, “It’s really important that we protect our beautiful wildflowers on the Island. Not only do they enhance the beauty of our Island, but they also provide a vital habitat for wildlife.”
Monday, 9th September, 2019 1:20pm
By The Office of Bob Seely with 5 readers' comments
The plan is to discuss strategy, form working groups and consider creating smaller affinity groups. All welcome.
Thursday, 1st August, 2019 4:24pm
By IW Extinction Rebellion with one comment
Leader of the council said that given a climate emergency has been declared by the IWC, "I think it is important we make changes where and when we can".
Thursday, 1st August, 2019 12:17pm
By IW Council Press Office with 7 readers' comments