Category: Skomer Island News

We went WILD for Skomer LIVE series 2!

Skomer LIVE returned this July for it’s second series! Hosted by Lizzie Daly and Yussef Rafik, we took you on a jam-packed adventure of Skomer …

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Dylan Jenkins Puffin

Puffin Prize winner meets real life Puffins on Skomer Island!

This summer The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales (WTSWW) in partnership with International Classrooms On-Line (ICOL) launched ‘The Puffin Prize’, a WILD children’s nature competition for 10 to …

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Thank you for your interest in volunteering on Skomer!

Without its weekly volunteers, Skomer simply couldn’t operate. Volunteers play an important part in visitor management and engagement, assisting with morning and afternoon visitor boats …

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Skomer Island employees vaccinated by health board’s nurses

Three members of the vaccination team at Hywel Dda University Health Boards visited Skomer Island on Wednesday to vaccinate island employees. Most of our staff …

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Get ready for a WILD summer – Skomer LIVE is back!

The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales (WTSWW) is delighted to announce the return of its popular online broadcast, Skomer LIVE this July! Join …

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Seabird monitoring and chicks – updates from the Skomer Island team!

It’s June already and the team have been busy on the boat counting seabirds. We caught up with Ceris, our Assistant Skomer Warden. Madi, Digital …

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Wildlife Trust 8x32 Opticron Oregon Binoculars

Opticron Open Day at Lockley Lodge

Come and join us on Saturday 3rd July to experience some of Opticrons new and best tech for wildlife watching! If you’ve ever visited Skomer …

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Gargling guillemots & legless lizards: The life of a long term Skomer volunteer

A brief introduction about myself – after realising a few years ago that I wanted to pursue a career in ecology, I studied a Masters …

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The Big Return – Skomer Island reopens after Covid-19 closure

On 1st April myself and Ceris Aston returned to The Wildlife Trusts Skomer Island for the start of the 2021 season. For Ceris, it was …

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OUT NOW! Purchase ‘Skomer Island’ by Mike Alexander on our online shop!

Seal pup (c) Mike Alexander Mike’s book is now available on our online store and you can purchase a copy easier than ever! This book …

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Skomer Island by Mike Alexander ~ Book Launch Online Event!

EVENT NOW FULLY BOOKED! Skomer is one of Britain’s most spectacular National Nature Reserves and is managed by The Wildlife Trust of South and West …

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A path of bluebells on Skomer Island

Skomer Online Booking System – Launch Date!

We are delighted to announce that the new pre-booking system for Skomer Island day visits will be LIVE from Tuesday 13th April 2021! The need to manage the flow of visitors …

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