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Winter Sightings Update
Winter Sightings Update

25/03/2015
Read about the sightings reported to HWDT over the winter months

First UK Record of a Bowhead Whale
First UK Record of a Bowhead Whale

27/02/2015
A young bowhead whale was photographed off the Isles of Scilly, Cornwall on 20 February 2015

Volunteers sought to assist HWDT
Volunteers sought to assist HWDT

09/02/2015
HWDT are looking to recruit a number of land based volunteers to help deliver key activities throughout the season

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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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LATEST SIGHTINGS

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30-3-2015 09:15 Bottlenose Dolphin 9 kylerhea narrows
21-2-2015 14:00 Common Dolphin 60 1 mile south of C...
25-3-2015 11:15 Minke Whale 1 Chanonry Point
30-8-2014 11:30 Common Dolphin 7 Between Rum and Ca...
19-3-2015 10:30 Harbour Porpoise 4 Loch Melfort
16-3-2015 17:30 Harbour Porpoise 4 Tobermory Bay
17-3-2015 18:00 Harbour Porpoise 1 East of Tobermory,...
17-3-2015 13:30 Harbour Porpoise 1 Malcolm's Point, I...
15-3-2015 18:25 Harbour Porpoise 3 Lady's Rock, Lismo...
13-3-2015 09:50 Harbour Porpoise 3 Firth of Lorne
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