Category: Skomer Island News

Our Wardens are Back on Skomer Island

After the weather windows forecast continually deteriorating and disappearing, last Sunday we saw a possible chance and took it! We scrambled to do our last

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Hop over to Skomer this Easter

Spend your Easter with a truly wild Easter bunny! Skomer Island is renowned for its breath-taking wildlife and stunning scenery. People come from all over

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Dormouse Hibernating - Danny Green

A Recap of 2016

We are thrilled with what we achieved in 2016 and thought we should share a few of the highlights with you, so here they are…

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The Last Migration Report from Skomer for 2016

As the wardens have now left Skomer Island for the winter, this is the last report we will publish until March next year when the

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What do Skomer Wardens get up to When your Not Around?

Skomer Island Warden, Bee, tells us what they have been up to since the island has been closed to visitors…. I am sure some of

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Skomer Island Volunteer Researches the Unique Skomer Vole

See what Skomer Island volunteers are up to on the island… I am Alice, one of this years long term volunteers, I have been on

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First Flight

Sarah Bond & Tim Guilford, OxNav Elegant, elusive, and especially British birds: Manx shearwaters (Puffinus puffinus, affectionately known as manxies) breed almost exclusively on islands

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Skomer Seals – Past and Present

Skomer Seals – Past and Present Every year since 1983 generous contributions by Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales members and seal friends together

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Funding Boost for Skomer Seabird Monitoring and Research

Generous financial support towards the cost of new equipment has enabled the Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales to continue delivering the highest standard

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Monthly Bird Sitings on Skomer – June

Skomer Island June 2016  June was a quite month for migrant birds on Skomer but there were some breeding land bird highlights. Four Grey Heron

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Skomer Island’s New Wall Mural

If you have visited Skomer Island before you may have noticed the array of wildlife that greets you the moment you step off of the

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Migrant Birds on Skomer in May 2016

Skomer Island has a vast amount of wildlife visitors throughout April to September, including some very interesting migrant birds. Below is a summary of birds

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