A special place... The Isles of Scilly are one of only two places in England where Manx Shearwaters breed

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Under threat...The Isles of Scilly hold 3,000 fewer pairs of breeding seabirds than 25 years ago

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We need YOUR help to protect our important seabird heritage

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Thanks to volunteers Lindsey Death and Lydia Titterton for their hard work. The children said the best part of the day was 'collecting the apples, squishing the apples, juicing the apples, drinking the juice and making the bird feeders - all of it then! They learnt about why fruit is so good for us, why fallen fruit should be removed from the ground and how to feed birds without spilling seed on the ground - all top tips to keep the island rat-free. 

Thanks to Mike Hicks from '28 miles' for use of the apple press and providing us with his bottled apple juice as an extra treat!

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Principal Funders

Project Partners

  • RSPB
In addition to generous support from LIFE, the EU’s program for financing key environmental schemes across the continent and the UK’s own Heritage Lottery Fund, the Seabird Recovery Project is also being supported by the Isles of Scilly’s Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty Sustainable Development Fund and the Isles of Scilly Bird Group.