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West Coast Community stay true to name!
West Coast Community stay true to name!

Individuals from the unique West Coast Community of orca have been spotted of the west coasts of Scotland, Ireland and Wales

HWDT Supports Community Led Yacht Race to St Kilda
HWDT Supports Community Led Yacht Race t...

HWDT's Engagement Team travelled out to North Uist, to support the community led inaugural St Kilda Challenge. Read more about the...

Hebridean Whale and Dolphin Centre launched
Hebridean Whale and Dolphin Centre launc...

The new visitor centre was formally opened this month and celebrated at an event in Tobermory

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25-6-2016 14:20 Minke Whale 1 Waternish Point, S...
25-6-2016 14:40 Harbour Porpoise 5 Waternish Point, S...
30-6-2016 15:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 3 Eoligarry, Barra
25-6-2016 12:40 Harbour Porpoise 5 Coigach coast
25-6-2016 12:20 Harbour Porpoise 1 Horse Sound Achilt...
24-6-2016 10:15 Harbour Porpoise 4 Rhue Point, Lochbr...
23-6-2016 14:15 Harbour Porpoise 4 Annat Bay, Ullapoo...
23-6-2016 14:10 Harbour Porpoise 1 Annat Bay, Ullapoo...
23-6-2016 09:55 Harbour Porpoise 1 Eilean Dubh, Summe...
23-6-2016 09:50 Harbour Porpoise 2 Eilean Dubh, Summe...
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