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 monitors the puffins' breeding success and manages the action plan for the site every year.

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|0 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

Activity Day 2

Hi everyone, Next week will be our second activity day. This year we are conducting activity days slightly different. Instead of having one activity day you can select which date this week will be most suitable for you. We still have some spaces left to fill so please email to reserve your spot! The activity [...]

By |2017-03-30T12:52:11+01:00May 8th, 2015|The Daily Digest 2015|4 Comments

Bird Adaptations

When you see on a map how small Alderney is you wouldn't imagine how diverse it is at the same time! Here the landscape is so different: we have tall cliffs and rocky islets, grasslands, scrubland, little forests and valleys, hills, wetlands and of course gardens and a little town. This diversity gives wildlife lots [...]

By |2017-03-30T12:52:11+01:00May 8th, 2015|The Daily Digest 2015|0 Comments

How Hedgehogs use habitats

Hedgehogs are foragers, which means they will travel long distances to look for food such as worms, centipedes and other insects. Some hedgehogs have been known to travel up to 5km in one night! This means that hedgehogs use a lot of different habitats to travel and to forage as well as to sleep and [...]

By |2017-03-30T12:52:12+01:00May 3rd, 2015|The Daily Digest 2015|0 Comments