Facts and Figures

2017-18 Breeding season

We had an unusual start to the 2017 season as we had an early clutch laid during the last week of May. We didn't have any more eggs laid until the 8th of July. 

 

Total eggs laid 513
Total chicks hatched 413
Total chicks fledged 370
Total breeding pairs 189

 

2016-17 Breeding season

2016 was an improvement on the 2015 season with first eggs recorded late July. We had more breeders and chicks fledged than the 2015 season also. 

 

Total eggs laid 366
Total chicks hatched 287
Total chicks fledged 278
Total breeding pairs 145

 

2015-16 Breeding season

We had a late start to the 2015 season due to a mid-winter storm that caused disruption to the penguins.

 

Total eggs laid 271
Total chicks hatched 217
Total chicks fledged 214
Total breeding pairs 120

 


2014-15 Breeding season

The 2014/15 breeding season started 30th June. It was our best ever season with 400 chicks fledging!!

 

Total eggs laid 549
Total chicks hatched 423
Total chicks fledged 400
Total breeding pairs 191