Category: Skomer Island News

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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Mystery Discovery Trails on Skomer Island

Skomer Island Voted As The UK’s Favourite Nature Reserve!

It’s official, The Wildlife Trusts’ Skomer Island is the UK’s Favourite Nature Reserve! This wildlife haven located less than a mile off the beautiful Pembrokeshire …

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Vote Skomer

Skomer Island – The UK’s Favourite Nature Reserve?

Vote Skomer Our wonderful Skomer Island, Pembrokeshire has been nominated in the second annual LandLove Magazine Awards to win the UK’s ‘favourite nature reserve’, 1 …

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Skomer Island remains the best place to see puffins in southern Britain!

Puffins have been included in this latest IUCN red list because of their recent very poor trends in the north of Britain, and elsewhere in …

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Island Bookings 2016

Skomer Island Bookings for Skomer Island 2016 will commence on Monday 5 October at 9am for members of the Wildlife Trust of South & West …

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Shearwaters, Seals and Hidden Secrets

Make memories that will last a lifetime this summer with a visit or overnight stay on the beautiful island of Skomer. Recently nominated in the …

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Jewel anemones by Sally Sharrock

Wales takes the plunge into protecting seas

Today (Friday 12 December) the Welsh Government designated its first Marine Conservation Zone (MCZ).  This announcement means that the seas around Skomer Island off the …

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Puffling on Skomer Island by David Boyle

The Not So Early Bird

Birds on Skomer Island are having a tough year. After the winter storms, which killed many thousands of puffins, guillemots and razorbills, the birds are …

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