IWDG Humpback Whale Expedition Ireland - Iceland 2018

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Whale and Dolphin Identification Course

IWDG in collaboration with the National Biodiversity Data Centre are hosting a one day course at their headquarters in Kilrush, Co Clare. &nbs...

16th Jul 2018

Read about Final leg of Ireland to Iceland 2018

The final leg of Ireland to Iceland 2018, IWDG Humpback whale Expedition to Iceland has just been completed.  Six weeks after leaving Dublin, Cel...

4th Jul 2018

Celtic Mist finally gets around the Horn

Tuesday 19th June: With a fresh crew on board, which included our new skipper Mick O' Meara and some old IWDG heads like Conal O' Flanagan ...

3rd Jul 2018

This Island Nation: IWDG reflect on the use of marine resources in Iceland

IWDG contribution to his months This Island Nation is from Iceland where IWDG reflect on fishing and marine tourism iduring the on...

26th Jun 2018

IWDG submission to Consultation on Restriction of Pair Trawling

Consultation Paper on Minister’s Review of  Trawling Activity Inside the 6 Nautical Mile Zone Submission from the Irish Whale and Dolph...

20th Jun 2018

First photographs of Humpback whales: Report on week 2 of Ireland to Iceland

Read about our second survey week "West Fjords weather not doing us many favours" at http://www.iwdg.ie/iceland2018/post.php?id=9 Fi...

17th Jun 2018

Whale watching in Ireland: ‘The first humpback was a giant’

Abundant marine wildlife, from whales to storm petrels, is just an hour from the Wild Atlantic Way.  Read Paddy Woodworth's trip out on th...

16th Jun 2018

Report of the Celtic Mist's first completed first week of Ireland-Iceland.

Ireland to Iceland: Week 1 The first week on the IWDG humpback whale expedition to Iceland was very successful.  After a great reception in Re...

13th Jun 2018

Keep track of the action on our blogs & vlogs page

The IWDG's Celtic Mist set sail from Dublin on Friday, 25th May to embark on a historic expedition to Iceland. You can catch up with what the c...

28th May 2018

Celtic Mist sets sail to Iceland for its longest sea voyage ever !

Celtic  Mist, formerly owned by Charles J. Haughey and now a research vessel owned by the Irish Whale and Dolphin Group, sets sail today to ...

24th May 2018

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