Identification of Whales, Dolphins & Seabirds

The event is being run by experienced MARINElife research team leaders and will provide training on the identification of whales, dolphins and seabirds. The course will cover how to record scientific data when at sea on ferries or other ‘vessels of opportunity’.  All you need is your enthusiasm and willingness to get involved and bring along pen and pad.  Course commences at 10.00am to 4.30 pm.

All delegates will be issued their own coloured manual and  signed certificate to take home.

Location and dates as follows:-

Saturday 28th April 2018

Northumberland Wildlife Trust,

Hauxley Wildlife Discovery Centre,

Low Hauxley,


NE65 0JR


Saturday 19th May 2018

Dorset Wildlife Trust,

Fine Foundation Marine Centre,

Kimmeridge Bay, Wareham,

Dorset, BH20 5PF

Saturday 30th June 2018

Living Coasts Torquay’s Coastal Zoo and Aquarium

Beacon Quay, Torquay Harbourside,

Devon, TQ1 2BG

Saturday 28th July 2018

Cumbria Wildlife Trust,

Plumgarths, Crook Road, Kendal,

Cumbria, LA8 8LX

Saturday 25th August 2018

Lincolnshire Wildlife Trust

The Far Ing Visitor Centre, Far Ings,


North Lincolnshire, DN18 5RG

Saturday 13th October 2018

Elmey (Conservation) Ltd,

Elmey National Nature Reserve,

Kingsmill Farm,

Kent, ME12 3RW.

How to Apply

Please mention when enrolling in this Course!

Key Information

Start date:

28th April 2018 at 10:30am


£55 pp or £45 for members






Marine Conservation


Various locations, United Kingdom