AWT Staff

About AWT Staff

The Alderney Wildlife Trust (AWT) is made up of a number of staff members. Our Ramsar Officer works with the cameras to monitor the puffin breeding success and manages the action plan for the site every year.

Strange behaviour

The first week of May saw a marked increase in puffin presence on land on the cameras, likely following egg laying recently. Like many of us, the puffins indulged in some gardening over the recent long bank holiday weekend, removing plant matter and earth from the burrow entrances and giving the surrounding area a bit [...]

By |2020-05-11T21:45:38+01:00May 11th, 2020|Puffin Season 2020|0 Comments

Puffins return for 2020 season

First sightings The puffins were first spotted back on Burhou by the Alderney Wildlife Trust on Wednesday 18th March as the team of ecologists went to deploy Puffin Cam. There were 97 rafting, or sitting on the water, in the bay off Burhou designated as a Puffin Friendly Zone. Many of the puffins were also [...]

By |2020-03-28T22:34:33+00:00March 28th, 2020|Puffin Season 2020|25 Comments

Activity increases on the colony

Activity increases as more birds arrive and parents take turns incubating eggs Activity on puffin cameras really picked up in the last week, with lots of puffins appearing on land, walking between the burrows and clumsily taking off to go out to sea and fish. You should hopefully have got a much clearer view of the [...]

By |2019-06-01T09:57:19+01:00May 13th, 2019|2019 Blogs|3 Comments
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