International cetacean agreement comes to Manx waters

As you may have seen in the news recently an international cetacean conservation agreement known as ASCOBANS has now been extended to include the waters of the Isle of Man. So what exactly is this agreement, and why is it good news for us? Well firstly ASCOBANS stands...
Well known Welsh dolphin spotted off Manx coast

Well known Welsh dolphin spotted off Manx coast

On 7th January 2017, whilst carrying out a boat-based survey, we encountered a pod of around 10 Bottlenose Dolphins 1/2 a mile off Douglas Head. What made this encounter special was it was a dolphin crèche. The pod consisted of adults, several juveniles and a couple...
New batch of land-based surveyors

New batch of land-based surveyors

We are delighted to announce that we have a new batch of local land-based surveyors, marking the start of the second year of our successful project ‘The Development of a Network of Local Marine Mammal Surveyors’ funded by the Manx Lottery Trust. Over the...
Land-based surveyor workshop dates 2017

Land-based surveyor workshop dates 2017

Network of local land-based surveyors  Upcoming workshops for 2017 Saturday 13th May. Port St Mary Town Hall, West Room 14:00-17:00 Sunday 21st May. Sulby Community Centre 14:00-17:00 Are you a wildlife enthusiast? Would you like to develop new skills whilst assisting...