Mike Wearing Obituary, Death – In a somber announcement, the Deadwater Valley Trust is deeply saddened to inform the community of the passing of one of its former Rangers, Mike Wearing. Mike’s journey with the Trust spanned 15 years, leaving an indelible mark on the organization and the local community. He passed away last week, leaving behind a legacy that will be cherished for generations to come.
Mike’s association with the Deadwater Valley Trust dates back to the early 1990s, a time when he began his remarkable journey as a Ranger. Over the years, he became an integral part of the Trust, forging connections with the local community and sharing his profound love for the natural world. Many local residents, particularly school children, fondly remember Mike as the guide who led their school groups through the enchanting landscapes of the Deadwater Valley Local Nature Reserve.
Before joining the Trust, Mike worked for the Forestry Commission, where his passion for the environment began to flourish. This background equipped him with a deep understanding of the intricacies of the natural world, making him an invaluable asset to the Trust’s mission of preserving and nurturing the local ecosystem. Mike’s dedication and expertise contributed significantly to the Trust’s efforts in environmental conservation and education.
As we mourn the loss of Mike Wearing, let us also celebrate his life and the passion he had for the natural world. The Trust and the community will forever be indebted to him for his unwavering dedication to environmental conservation and education. In his honor, may we all strive to carry forward his legacy by fostering a deeper connection with the natural world and preserving the beauty of the Deadwater Valley for generations to come. Mike’s memory will forever be intertwined with the thriving ecosystem he helped protect, and he will be dearly missed by all who had the privilege of knowing him.