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CEI are recruiting!

Project Manager (maternity cover) Salary: £26,000 – £28,000 Working with a range of partners, volunteers and local communities you will manage the delivery of the CEI. You will implement agreed environmental and community projects and develop new ones, focusing on encouraging the conservation of peatlands and wetlands. You will be […]


22nd July 2018: Bog Bathing for National Bog Day

We’ve heard about Japanese concept of ‘Forest Bathing’, but what about ‘Bog Bathing’? Often overlooked as ‘that brownish expanse of unproductive land over there where the midges live’, at a distance peatlands can look fairly plain. The unique and untamed beauty of bogs is revealed when explored on foot and […]


24th July 2018: Mystical Moths at the Barony A Frame

East Ayrshire Coalfield Environment Initiative is excited to be working in partnership with Where’s Wildlife in Ayrshire? Project and Tom Vorsterman to provide this informal workshop. No previous experience in moth trapping or wildlife recording is necessary – just a keen interest in nature and an enjoyment of seeing and […]