Category: Skomer Island News

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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We’ve Got a Nature Reserve For You

For the waterfall seekers For the birders and twitchers For the reptile ramblers For the tree huggers and flower sniffers For the photo snappers For

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WTSWW’s First Promotional Videos

Thanks to a grant from Visit Wales, June 2016 will see the launch of The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales’ very first promotional

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Skomer Island Receives Certificate of Excellence from TripAdvisor

The Wildlife Trust of South and West Wales is proud to announce that Skomer Island has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence. Now in its

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