Events

At the Scottish Seabird Centre we have a varied programme of events on throughout the year.

Meet the Scientist: Seabirds living in a wormy world (online talk)

26 October 2021

This month, we bring you a Meet the Scientist Halloween special! We welcome Dr Sarah Burthe, who will share her knowledge of nematode worms and how they affect the energetics, behaviour and survival of seabirds on the Isle of May.

Marine Citizen Science Toolkit

29 October 2021

Join our Conservation Officer for an outdoor, interactive introduction to marine citizen science. Learn what citizen science is, why it’s important, and discover how you can get involved in collecting data to safeguard wildlife and habitats. This is a great opportunity to discover Scottish seabirds, shorebirds and cetaceans and learn more about how to identify and protect them.

Walk & Talk: Marine Wildlife & Climate Change

5 November 2021

Join our Conservation Officer for a relaxing 1 hour wildlife walk along the coast to find out more about the seabirds, shorebirds, and cetaceans that can be spotted around Scotland during the summer and autumn months. Then head into our Learning Hub for a talk about climate change and how this is impacting marine wildlife, habitats, and communities around the world. Everyone is welcome to ask questions, share their knowledge and experiences, or simply unwind and enjoy the wildlife.

Film Screening: Living proof - A Climate Story

14 November 2021

Join us for a screening of Living Proof, a stunning new archive documentary that looks for the roots of the climate crisis in Scotland.

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