Join the HWDT team this winter to gain experience in Photo Identification techniques and application
Our sighting simulator was a hit for Whale and Dolphin Day!
There are now no berths available on our 2016 Cetacean Research Surveys but watch this space for 2017 details
The Hebridean Whale and Dolphin Trust (HWDT) is dedicated to enhancing knowledge and understanding of Scotland’s whales, dolphins and porpoises (cetaceans) and the Hebridean marine environment through education, research and working within Hebridean communities as a basis for the lasting conservation of local species and habitats.
Search for whales and dolphins on a once in a lifetime adventure
Read the latest updates from onboard Silurian, our research and education vessel.
Help safeguard a Whale or Dolphin for future generations...
|30-8-2016||16:00||Minke Whale||2||Sound of Taransey|
|30-8-2016||13:10||Bottlenose Dolphin||10||sound of iona|
|28-8-2016||10:00||Sunfish||1||West of Little Col...|
|27-8-2016||16:25||Basking Shark||6||Tiree sw coast|
|29-8-2016||11:45||Basking Shark||5||Scariinish, Tiree ...|
|20-8-2016||12:30||Basking Shark||1||North coast of Muc...|
|27-8-2016||12:30||Minke Whale||1||Sound of Jura off ...|
|28-8-2016||14:03||Minke Whale||1||East entrance to C...|
|28-8-2016||19:50||Common Dolphin||20||Brevig, Barra|