Hebrides Wildlife Officer

Aug12

Basking in the Sun with Breaching Sharks & Porpoise Calves

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Basking in the Sun with Breaching Sharks & Porpoise Calves

Calm conditions have provided some spectacular sights in the Herbrides over the past few weeks! 

Jun28

Change is as Good as a Rest

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Change is as Good as a Rest

One thing that working on CalMac ferries in the Hebrides could never be described as is dull! 

May10

Magnificent Qualities of a Common Dolphin

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Magnificent Qualities of a Common Dolphin

What is it about common dolphins that makes them so endearing? 

Mar18

Anticipating a New Season

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Anticipating a New Season

We're up on the West Coast of Scotland for another exciting Wildlife Officer Season with CalMac Ferries! 

Apr25

A day in the Life of a Hebrides Wildlife Officer

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A day in the Life of a Hebrides Wildlife Officer

Killer Whales and Alaskan Cyclists. A Typical Day in the Life of the Hebrides Wildlife Officer?

Mar06

Hebridean ORCA Wildlife Officer Update - Week 2

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Hebridean ORCA Wildlife Officer Update - Week 2

Andy Gilbert, our ORCA Wildlife Officer in the Hebrides, gives us an update on things north of the border as he settles in to his new role

Jul15

Sightings in the Hebrides Hot Up

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Sightings in the Hebrides Hot Up

It has really started to warm up here the past couple of weeks in the Hebrides.

May30

Selkie or Sammy? What would you call a seal?

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Selkie or Sammy?  What would you call a seal?

It isn’t only cetaceans that our Marine Mammal Surveyors and Wildlife Officers are on the lookout for when they are at sea... 

Apr12

The minke’s are coming!

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The minke’s are coming!

The first minke whale of the Hebrides Wildlife Officer season has been spotted this week! 

May24

Spectacular Seabirds

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Spectacular Seabirds

Marine mammal sightings are warming up on CalMac ferries as the season moves on!

Apr19

Public Engagements to Puffing Porpoises

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Public Engagements to Puffing Porpoises

See the latest from our Wildlife Officer in the Hebredies and find out about the launch of the CalMac Marine Awareness Project. 

Mar06

First week as a Wildlife Officer in the Hebrides

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First week as a Wildlife Officer in the Hebrides

Read all about Andy's first week as ORCA Wildlife Officer in the Hebrides