Jono Leadley

Jono Leadley
An experienced naturalist, Jono has a lifelong passion for wildlife and has worked in nature conservation for almost 20 years. For most of his career, Jono has focussed on PR, communications and fundraising but has recently switched on to the operational side of nature conservation. Currently, Jono works for Yorkshire Wildlife Trust where he heads up the North Yorkshire team, overseeing the management of over 30 nature reserves and a wide range of projects. Jono has guided at both home and abroad, including trips to Argentina, Costa Rica, the Isle of Mull and around Yorkshire and has spent months conducting research in Madagascar and Indonesia. Jono maintains a deep passion for birds and is the York Area Bird Recorder. He has spread his wings in the last couple of decades and is constantly trying to improve his naturalist skills, with a current focus on marine mammals, plants and moths.