The Mouse-Free Marion Project that aims to eradicate the sub-Antarctic island’s “killer mice” has recently made it to the shortlist of the category ‘Wild Places’ and is in the final round to be awarded funding by the European Outdoor Conservation Association (EOCA) which would contribute to the project’s goal. The shortlisted projects go through a public voting phase which is now open and extends until 26 October 2022.To help save Marion Island’s seabirds, the MFM Project is asking for votes. To read more about the project, click here. To vote for Marion Island, CLICK HERE.
The European Outdoor Conservation Association (EOCA) has a vision to champion the conservation of nature and wild places. As a charitable organisation directly funding specific projects, the association wants to show that the European outdoor industry is committed to putting something back into the environment, and all working together a real difference can be made.