PLEASE NOTE THAT THE WEBCAMS WILL BE SWITCHED OFF FOR THE WINTER BETWEEN OCTOBER 2015 AND MARCH 2016.
PLEASE COME BACK AND JOIN US IN WATCHING LIVES OF ALDERNEY'S SEABIRDS IN THE ENGLISH CHANNELS LARGEST PUFFIN, AND ONLY GANNET, COLONIES.
Join the Alderney Wildlife Trust and witness some of Alderney’s most iconic species LIVE on camera. 2015 will see the return of Puffincam and the establishment of our brand new Gannetcam and Nestcam! But that is not all! We will also be bringing you our brand new venture, Project TAG which will track the movements of our Gannets LIVE. You will be able follow the birds on an online map and find out exactly where they are going when they are not on Ortac, you might even be able to spot them on Gannetcam!
The Alderney Wildlife Trust and South East Grid for Learning Associates also bring to you LIVE: Teaching through Nature which follows the seabird season with LIVE webcams from the heart of the colonies. LIVE: Teaching through Nature is an exciting cross curricular education project which will return in 2015. This offers schools the opportunity to bring nature into their classrooms. Using the dramatic lives of seabirds and Alderney’s wildlife, this project links directly to the keystage 1 & 2 curriculum, and is an effective way of teaching science and literacy skills, and promoting pupil creativity and confidence. Click here to learn more.
T.A.G is an exciting project new project that will give us an amazing insight into the lives of our Northern Gannets. By fitting miniature GPS tracking devices that use the mobile phone network to transmit the positions, we will be tracking the daily movements of Gannets.
These cameras are provided free of charge and any support you can offer to keeping them running will be gratefully received.