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Young Animal Hero Award 2019

Young Animal Hero Award 2019

Finlay, through the staff he met at the A Focus On Nature conference, was invited behind the scenes of the Natural History Museum to view their extensive shark collection. He spent a very happy hour chatting with the head curator of fish about their shared passion for...

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Birthday Boat Trip

Birthday Boat Trip

Fin's original birthday boat trip with the family and friends with Hebridean Whale Cruises, Gairloch was weathered off, a change of date ensued. The boat was expertly Skippered by family friend Steve Truluck and our guide Célia Augereau went above and beyond to ensure...

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Global Climate Strike in Ullapool

Global Climate Strike in Ullapool

By the time we started our 40th weekly strike in Ullapool pictures were already coming in of the crowds on the streets in Australia estimated at 400k people. By the end of the day an estimated 4 million people had joined a climate strike somewhere in the world, the...

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A Focus on Nature 2019

A Focus on Nature 2019

The AFON conference at the Natural History Museum, London Billed as being "The Biggest Celebration of Young Conservationists that the UK has ever seen!" An epic two day event with lots of interesting talks from some amazing young people and adults who are working with...

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BirdFair 2019

BirdFair 2019

The BirdFair was a 3 day event, Fri – Sun 16-18 August. It’s billed as the ‘Glastonbury’ for birders and certainly didn’t disappoint. The weather was pretty challenging with several inches of rain falling on the Friday meaning wellies were required for the rest of the...

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Ocean Heroes Bootcamp Vancouver Canada

Ocean Heroes Bootcamp Vancouver Canada

Finlay is home now and just about recovered from all his travelling! He had a fantastic time in Vancouver, Canada at the Ocean Heroes Bootcamp where he spent three days with 300 like minded children learning a host of new skills which he is looking forward to putting...

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Invitation to BirdFair 2019

Invitation to BirdFair 2019

I have been invited to take part on a youth panel during Birdfair 2019 – 16th-18th August along with 4 other young naturalists from the UK to answer questions about climate change and its effect / impact on wildlife. Really looking forward to this as Chris Packham...

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