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Bottlenose in the Bay!
Bottlenose in the Bay!

It's not every day that you see dolphins from your office window!

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

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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.

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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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30-5-2016 15:00 Minke Whale 1 Between Rum and Ei...
28-5-2016 14:30 Harbour Porpoise 7 Off Canna
28-5-2016 17:20 Minke Whale 2 North of Rum
30-5-2016 15:45 Harbour Porpoise 7 Firth of Clyde, be...
30-5-2016 10:15 Bottlenose Dolphin 3 Between Carsaig an...
29-5-2016 20:45 Bottlenose Dolphin 3 Flat Rock, Glengor...
28-5-2016 18:00 Other types 4 Sound of Harris ju...
29-5-2016 21:29 Minke Whale 1 Kylerhea Narrows
29-5-2016 11:20 Bottlenose Dolphin 3 Craignure
29-5-2016 08:30 Harbour Porpoise 3 Off Traigh Mhor, S...
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