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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To understand what affects the rats may have had on the vegetation, rabbits, shrews, land-birds and invertebrates a rage of surveys will be carried out in May, June, July and September. 

Thanks to volunteers Martina and Randolph who assisted us this week. 

Also the HLF funder Clare and Adam who visited the project to monitor the work and also helped us dig pitfalls! 






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.