Volunteers Trained up to ensure Scilly Strandings are recorded.

Wednesday 16th May 2018

Marine Strandings NetworkMarine Strandings Network

Cornwall Wildlife Trust (CWT) volunteers have been collecting data on marine strandings for many years now and CWT have over 5500 records on their strandings database; the earliest dating back to 1308! However, records from Scilly are sadly lacking, but hopefully now we will be able to get Scilly back on the map and a better understanding of our marine wildlife.

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Meet Scilly’s newest Marine Mammal Medics!

Monday 30th April 2018

Meet Scilly’s newest Marine Mammal Medics!Meet Scilly’s newest Marine Mammal Medics!

It’s been 10 years since British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) last ran a Marine Mammal Medic course on the Islands and for the last few years resident vet Heike has been supported with strandings and rescues of marine life by a couple of stalwarts, as well as members of the local dive community, Vet Support Group and other interested individuals.

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Upcoming Work

Monday 3rd November 2014

Least Adders Tongue FernLeast Adders Tongue Fern

Our ranger team will be working on a number of the off-islands, as well as on St Mary's, over the winter months, carrying out habitat maintenance work and footpath clearance. If you see them out and about why not say hello, and feel free to ask any questions you may have.

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