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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RSPB Sillonian Wildlife Cruise sightings:


(Penzance to Wolf Rock) - 1 Eider,1 Sandwich Tern,40 Gannet,1 Fulmar,91 Manx Shearwater,39 Guillemot,15 Razorbill,3 Puffin,3 Great black-backed Gull,1 Mediterranean Gull,2 Whimbrel,1 Swallow,3 Common Dolphin and 2 Basking Shark.


(Wolf rock to Scilly) - 16 Gannet,2 Fulmar,10 Manx Shearwater,3 Great Skua,1 Guillemot,1 Razorbill,,2 Lesser Black-backed Gull,3 Kittiwake,5 Swallow,3 Chiffchaff,1 Willow Warbler,3 small pods Dolphin sp.,1 Bottle-nose Dolphin and 1 Harbour Porpoise.


On Scilly,Bryher 1 Great Blue Heron!!




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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.