Margaret has been working in nature education for 20 years. She has combined this career in learning and engagement with her own studies and holds a PhD in Zoology, a MSc in Nature Conservation and a degree in Ecology. Margaret grew up in Connemara, and with its rich ecosystems as her backyard, has had a keen interest in nature from a young age. Margaret is passionate about helping to nurture a deeper understanding and appreciation of Irish natural heritage, which she believes is key to protecting nature and ensuring that it can be enjoyed by future generations. She is also an advocate for protecting the nocturnal environment and is actively involved in dark sky initiatives.
Sat 4 November