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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Date with Nature walks on Tresco completed today, in total 74 species of birds seen, and lots of happy walkers. Thanks to the amazing team who led the walks, all the people who came along to learn about the wildlife on Tresco and to Tresco Estate for hosting us. 

Check out all these species seen 

Little Grebe
Cormorant
Shag
Little Egret
Grey Heron
Mute Swan
Pink-footed Goose
Canada Goose
Wigeon
Gadwall
Teal
Mallard
Pintail
Pochard
Tufted Duck
Buzzard
Kestrel
Peregrine
Red-legged Partridge
Pheasant
Golden Pheasant
Water Rail
Moorhen
Coot
Oystercatcher
Ringed Plover
Sanderling
Little Stint
Dunlin
Ruff
Snipe
Curlew
Redshank
Greenshank
Wood Sandpiper
Turnstone
Med Gull
Black-headed Gull
Lesser B.-b. Gull
Herring Gull
Great B.-b. Gull
Woodpigeon
Collared Dove
Kingfisher
Sand Martin
Swallow
House Martin
Meadow Pipit
Rock Pipit
Yellow Wagtail
Grey Wagtail
White Wagtail
Wren
Dunnock
Robin
Whinchat
Stonechat
Wheatear
Blackbird
Song Thrush
Reed Warbler
Blackcap
Chiffchaff
Willow Warbler
Goldcrest
Blue Tit
Great Tit
Carrion Crow
Raven
Starling
House Sparrow
Chaffinch
Greenfinch
Goldfinch
Linnet

We will now crunch the feedback forms from the visitors - thanks to everyone involved. 

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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.