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Helping the birds of the Bay

Thu, 2016-12-22 11:15
Natural Ambassadors

Did you know thousands of waders and wildfowl feed on the Bay's sands and mudflats? It's the second most important place for wintering birds in the UK.

Sadly there have been declines in the number of overwintering birds. Unintentional disturbance by people is cited as one of the problems. The main issue is around the high tide period when birds can’t access their food and their sole focus is on saving energy and keeping warm. When birds take flight they use 12 times as much energy, eating into vital resources which keep them alive through the winter.

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Communicating our Heritage

Wed, 2016-11-23 16:37
A new Interpretation Strategy for Morecambe Bay

Morecambe Bay Partnership is pleased to share the Bay's new Interpretation Strategy, funded by Headlands to Headspace, Morecambe Bay Partnership’s Heritage Lottery Landscape Partnership Scheme.

Interpretation can help people to learn about and understand heritage. It can help to provide an enjoyable, memorable experience at heritage sites, and engage a wider range of people. Interpretation interrupts people on their journey. It encourages discovery. It encourages people to stop, look, listen and remember.  

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Exciting Electric Bike Network planned for Morecambe Bay

Wed, 2016-09-14 14:24

Following on from the success of our award winning Bay Cycle Way, we want to give even more people the chance to cycle around the Bay area to explore our stunning sea and landscapes.

E-bike use in the UK is growing rapidly as people become more aware of the flexibility they offer, both for leisure and utility trips – something our neighbours on the continent discovered a long time ago!

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