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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Wolf Rock to IoS: 3 Fulmar, 1 Manx Shearwater, 91 Gannet, 5 Shag, 1 Oystercatcher, 1 Kittiwake, 54 Herring Gull, 3 Great Black-backed Gull, 2 Razorbill, 21 Guillemot and 6 auk sp. Also 3 Common Dolphin. (DA Conway, DK Parker)

IoS to Wolf Rock: 6 Fulmar, 34 Gannet, 19 Shag, 18 Oystercatcher, 54 Herring Gull, 10 Great Black-backed Gull, 12 Razorbill, 19 Guillemot and 32 auk sp. Also 4 Harbour Porpoise. 

(DA Conway, DK Parker)

and Purple heron at Lower Moors! Picture Dave Parker 


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.