Blogs and Podcasts

A Family Reunion

23 September 2020

Our latest blog by SOS Puffin Leader, John Hunt, reveals an alarming tale of a family of mute swans, nesting in the marsh by North Berwick Law. Luckily the ending is a happy one.

20 Years of Volunteering

21 May 2020

As the Scottish Seabird Centre celebrates its 20th Birthday, Volunteer Coordinator Emily Burton, Volunteer Group Chair Sandy Forrest, Volunteer Group Coordinator Barbara Schofield, and SOS Puffin Coordinator John Hunt reflect on 20 years of volunteering.

Scottish Seabird Centre – Temporary Closure – in response to COVID-19

19 April 2020

In view of the latest Scottish Government and Public Health Scotland advice it is with regret that we have to advise our members and visitors that the Scottish Seabird Centre is today (19 March) closing it’s doors for the time-being. The safety and wellbeing of our staff, volunteers and visitors is of paramount importance to us at this time.

Citizen Science Stories: Lyndsay Mcneill

1 February 2020

Find how discoveries being made by a dedicated Citizen Scientist with no formal science training are helping grow our understanding of the mysterious ocean giant, the Humpback Whale. Image © Bruce Meldrum