The Irish Whale and Dolphin Group

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The Irish Whale and Dolphin Group is dedicated to the conservation and better understanding of whales, dolphins and porpoise in Irish waters.
Patron: Michael D Higgins
President of Ireland

Tiomnaithe do chaomhnú na míolta móra, na ndeilfeanna agus na muice mara i bhfarraigí na hÉireann agus do thuiscint níos fearr orthu.
Éarlamh: Micheál D. Ó hUigínn
Uachtarán na hÉireann
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Mon 30th Mar 2015
Following legal and public consultation, the National Parks and Wildlife Service (NPWS) published the Conservation Plan for Cetaceans in Irish Waters in December 2009. This...
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Mon 23rd Mar 2015
We are delighted to see the return to RTE tomorrow (March 24th) of this Irish wildlife series, which will show on RTE 1 every Tuesday evening at 7:00pm. During the series,...
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Mon 23rd Feb 2015
Cuvier’s beaked whales (Ziphius cavirostris) are native to both British and Irish waters where they occur in deep waters, typically greater than 50 km offshore. They are...
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Tue 17th Feb 2015
    Many thanks to IWDG Member Jim Hurley for his excellent talk about the Saltees Islands wildlife last...
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