News

Dec
13
2017

Whithorn becomes latest Biosphere Community

Congratulations to Whithorn! Now proudly displaying its Biosphere Community signs and joining Glentrool and Gatehouse of Fleet as places in the Biosphere where local residents and businesses have committed to being Proud Supporters of the Biosphere. Supporting our Biosphere Charter principles of Helping to conserve the natural resources of the… Read more »

Sep
06
2017

GSA Biosphere Local Learning Partnership launched

We are pleased to share the Galloway and Southern Ayrshire UNESCO Biosphere have a new Learning Partnership in collaboration with Ayrshire College. The Partnership is an opportunity for students to work on live briefs for their studies that will utilise the unique international UNESCO’s Man and Biosphere Programme designation that we have here in South… Read more »

Jul
15
2017

‘It’s More than Just Light’ Dark Sky Places Conference – Program speakers now confirmed

A great line up of national and international speakers has now been confirmed for the September conference covering a variety of themes from: Lighting constraints and design with architectural insights of the built environment we need to light. What is good lighting design and challenges in its application? Light and​​ ​its… Read more »