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 everyone who came along to the Turks Head last night to hear about the next phase of the  project. 

Jaclyn gave an overview of the project to-date; showed footage of the first Manx shearwaters chicks outside burrows; explained the biosecruity phase so far and how everyone can continue to assist to keep the islands rat-free. Thanks to everyone who has supported the project so far. 



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.