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Based on Puffin Island, North Wales, we focus on seabird research, with the aim of increasing the understanding of the biology and ecology of several species.

Current participants in seabird research on the island include members of: ThSCAN ringing group, The University of Liverpool, The University of Roehampton, Bangor University and the RSPB. 

For more information navigate using the sidebar and keep an eye out for updates in our News section. 








                                                                                                                
Latest News
  • Puffin Island 2015 underway Season six is off and running at Puffin Island. This season we will be focussing on shags, with new MSc student Nana Wei looking closely at nesting behaviour and breeding ...
    Posted 8 May 2015, 14:01 by Jonathan Green
  • Déjà vu The end of the fieldwork season has snuck up on me once more; or rather it has abruptly smacked me in the face. Unfortunately it’s not the end to ...
    Posted 6 Aug 2014, 15:38 by Philip Collins
  • End of Season The breeding season on Puffin Island is drawing to a close once more. Another poor season for kittiwakes unfortunately, but a reasonable one for shags. See our Monitoring page for ...
    Posted 30 Jul 2014, 02:27 by Jonathan Green
  • Kittiwakes and a token puffin With the majority of the razorbill and guillemot chicks now on their way out to sea having taken the plunge from the cliffs of Puffin Island, you could well be ...
    Posted 16 Jul 2014, 07:15 by Philip Collins
  • Auk tracking and the island count As I always seem to be writing at the start of these updates: work is progressing well on the island. The auk tracking work on the island has reached completion ...
    Posted 22 Jun 2014, 11:15 by Philip Collins
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