A special place... The Isles of Scilly are one of only two places in England where Manx Shearwaters breed
Under threat...The Isles of Scilly hold 3,000 fewer pairs of breeding seabirds than 25 years ago
We need YOUR help to protect our important seabird heritage
Today the team (Jo, Nikki, Vickie and Jaclyn) held activities at St Agnes Fete.
Thanks to RSPB staff and volunteers for assisting the 'pop up lab’ pitfall session today. We sorted through 170 pitfalls, categorising the invertebrates.
This week the office has become a 'pop-up' pitfall laboratory with our wonderful volunteers sorting through invertebrates.
Today Jaclyn guided a walk on St Mary's. Thanks to the visitors who came along to learn about the islands seabirds.
Over 180 Manx shearwaters were seen on todays trip.
Thanks to volunteers Randolph and Jo for joining us today in our pop-up lab to sort invertebrates from the pitfalls
The project is featured in this months edition of 'Bird Watching' magazine.
Project Manager Jaclyn Pearson and volunteer Amy Horn-Norris carrioed out the final land bird survey this morning at the control site on Bryher.
Volunteers Amy and Amy assisted us this week with ecological montiroing of the wider species and seabird surveys. Thanks for all your help.
Manx shearwater, Balearic Shearwater, Great Shearwater, Cory's Shearwater and Sooty Shearwater were all seen on this weeks trip!