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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We learnt why St Martin's is important for fish (the sand flats act as a fish nursery, safeguarding the fish) and therfore the seabirds. We spotted 15 different species of birds.

We then got creative in the classroom thanks to the help of project volunters Suzie and Lindsey, making wonderful willow fish to show family and friends. Well done children!





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.