We take Sky TV to Film RSPB Grassholm Gannet Rescue

Sky TV joined our trip with the RSPB to Grassholm this year to film the gannet rescue as part of Sky’s Ocean Rescue campaign. Photo courtesy of Sky reporter Thomas Moore. Grassholm’s craggy coastline isn’t the friendliest spot for landing so … Read More

Sunfish: Exotic Visitors to Ramsey Island

Sunfish are by no means common visitors to Ramsey but we do see them quite regularly in the summer months. They eat jellyfish so our waters provide them with good feeding opportunities if they’re healthy enough to make the most … Read More

Dolphin watching – is this work :-) ?

We never quite know what the day will bring. Tim and Charlie had great conditions yesterday morning for landing the RSPB on Grassholm for gannet monitoring. En route home they stopped to pick up some floating rope and were joined … Read More

Basking shark spotted today off Ramsey Island

Tim and Charlie had an unexpected bonus this morning after taking scientists to Grassholm to monitor the gannets. They came across an 8 foot basking shark off the south end of Ramsey as they were calling the office. I’m not … Read More

Scientists find ‘shark larder’ off Pembrokeshire coast

Scientists shed more light on what attracts dolphins, sharks and whales to the Celtic Deep off the Pembrokeshire coast: see BBC news. A “hidden larder” for sharks and whales has been discovered off the west coast of Wales by a … Read More