Volunteer Position – Research and Outreach Assistant

Manx Whale and Dolphin Watch is a charity based on the Isle of Man dedicated to the conservation of cetaceans in Manx waters through research and education. We are recruiting four full-time volunteer Research and Outreach Assistants for the 2019 season. The placement...
New Visitor’s Centre

New Visitor’s Centre

In January 2019 we opened our Manx Whale and Dolphin Visitor’s Centre located on Peel’s Michael Street.  See this link for full information about the centre  Manx Whale & Dolphin Visitor’s...

Notice of AGM 7th November

Our 2018 AGM takes place on Wednesday 7th November, 7pm at Peel Sailing and Cruising Club. Doors open at 6:30 for a 7pm start  The bar will be open and the meeting followed by an illustrated talk about Manx cetaceans; our incredible summer of...
Farewell to our 2018 Dolphineers

Farewell to our 2018 Dolphineers

We just wanted to take a moment to thank our fantastic 2018 Dolphineers, Eloise and Eleanor, or ‘the girls’ as they became known to many. They lived and worked with us for a solid 4 months, becoming totally involved with the running of a small but...
Spotting the Manx Big 5 Species of Cetaceans

Spotting the Manx Big 5 Species of Cetaceans

Written by: Eloise Savineau The waters surrounding the Isle of Man are host to a diversity of whales and dolphins. All of our species can be seen close to shore, and are regularly sighted from the coast during our land-based surveys and by the public. May and June...
University Placement Group

University Placement Group

In May of this year, MWDW were joined by students from Capel Manor College London, for a five day marine mammal science placement run by Jen and Bryony. The group of 10 students are studying for a degree in Animal Management and Conservation, and were keen to develop...