Scientific name: Puffinus puffinus
The manx shearwater spends its summer in the UK, nesting in burrows. You can see large groups of manx shearwaters in the evenings as they form offshore 'rafts', waiting for the cover of darkness to return to their nests.
Average lifespan: 15 years
Classified in the UK as Amber under the Birds of Conservation Concern 4: the Red List for Birds (2015).