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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Today the Wildlife Guides (who point out the wildlife seen from onboard the Scillonian III ferry to the passengers on Friday sailings) undertook training ahead of the start of the season. Thanks in advance for all the wonderful volunteering work you will do this season, and let’s hope there is lots of great wildlife sightings the spring, summer and autumn! 



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.