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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MP Derek Thomas (St Ives and Isles of Scilly) champions Manx shearwaters - these MP stand up for threatned species.

Find out more here about the important work they do. 

Thank you Derek, was good to catch up and explain how well the Manxies are doing this year (43 chicks!) and how we can continue to protect them.


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.