Blogs and Podcasts

Dive in and explore our latest wildlife and conservation blogs and podcasts.

Northern Gannets in a Warming World

26 July 2023

In the first of a series of three blog posts on the impacts of increasing temperatures on Northern Gannet colonies, Dr Jana WE Jeglinski, from the University of Glasgow, details her personal experience of gathering data on the levels of heat stress in gannet chicks on the Bass Rock.

Crabs, Birds, and Beach Wheelchairs

26 June 2023

The Scottish Seabird Centre work in partnership with North Berwick’s brilliant Beach Wheelchair charity to increase accessibility to the coast and to bring people closer to marine habitats and wildlife. Read about some of the events that have come from this collaboration in this blog by the Scottish Seabird Centre's Conservation Assistant, Emma Marriott.

Coming Together to Conserve our Coastlines

13 June 2023

Coastal estuarine habitats are incredibly important yet often overlooked. Learn more about what groups and communities like Restoration Forth and Green Shores, with the help of Coastal Communities Network, are doing to restore them in this blog by Emma Marriott, our Conservation Assistant.

Spring Arrivals: New to Nature

4 May 2023

The Scottish Seabird Centre welcomes a new member to their team. Emma will be working as Conservation Assistant, helping Conservation Officer Emily with a plethora of tasks along North Berwick's coastline.