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Summer events in the new Visitor Centre
Summer events in the new Visitor Centre

We have a full schedule of events in and around our new Visitor Centre in Tobermory

June Research Survey now full
June Research Survey now full

Only a couple of spaces available to join us in 2016 to participate in a monitoring expedition

We are Open!
We are Open!

After a long winter of renovations, our new visitor centre is finally open

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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.

Sail The Hebrides

Search for whales and dolphins on a once in a lifetime adventure

Silurian Blog

Read the latest updates from onboard Silurian, our research and education vessel.

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24-5-2016 16:30 Minke Whale 1 Off Baleromin More...
26-5-2016 06:52 Harbour Porpoise 1 Tobermory marina
24-5-2016 21:45 Harbour Porpoise 2 Tobermory marina
20-5-2016 08:10 Harbour Porpoise 3 Tobermory marina
26-5-2016 21:23 Basking Shark 1 Vatersay
25-5-2016 11:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 4 Near Sound of Iona
26-5-2016 17:50 Bottlenose Dolphin 5 Glengorm
25-5-2016 07:50 Bottlenose Dolphin 7 Loch Scridain
26-5-2016 14:10 Bottlenose Dolphin 8 Tobermory Bay
26-5-2016 11:07 Bottlenose Dolphin 4 Lismore
Full Sightings List