Whale and Dolphin Identification and Recording Workshop, Waterford Sat. 22nd April 2017

22nd Apr 2017

Workshop leader: Pádraig Whooley, IWDG Sightings Officer

Venue: National Biodiversity Data Centre, Waterford

Date: Saturday, 22 April

Time: 10am - 4pm

Level: Beginners & intermediates

Fee: €20

Booking: http://www.biodiversityireland.ie/events/.   Tel +353-51-306240

 

Brief Description

Session I: 10:00-11:15.....Introduction to cetaceans (whales, dolphins and porpoises) in Irish Waters and work of IWDG

Session II: 11:30-12:45... Species identification and how to record and report cetaceans

Lunch         12:45-13:45

Session III: 13:45-15:15....Conservation threats and strandings and what the data tells us.