TIM EARL has his roots in Guernsey where he still does a little wildlife journalism although he has recently moved to the Isle of Man. Most of his time is spent leading wildlife tours worldwide. He co-authored the Insight Guide to the Channel Islands shortly after writing Explore Guernsey. He helped set up most of the island’s nature reserves including one at L’Eree which is now part of a Ramsar wetland site of international importance. Tim has recently been appointed Secretary of the UK Overseas Territories Conservation Forum, Southern Oceans Working Group.