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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‘Date with Nature’ guided walks on Tresco has finished today, but will return in September. RSPB Guides Dave Flumm and Jeff Knott guided over 150 people during 24 walks during the week. They had stunning weather and lots of wonderful birds and other species to point out. In total they recorded 56 species, including our marvellous breeding seabirds and a visiting Iceland Gull and Honey buzzard!

 Thanks so much to our wonderful guides and to all the people who joined the walks.

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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.