Orkney Marine Mammal Research Initiative (SCIO)

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We want to hear about your sightings of whales and dolphins
Your name Contact email address Date of sighting Time Location Grid reference (not sure? Visit www.gridreferencefinder.com) Species name Confidence in species ID Minimum number of animals seen Number of adults seen Number of calves seen Number of juveniles seen Seen from land or boat? Estimate of distance from animals Direction of animal travel Description of animal behaviour Weather Any other comments I agree to the Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policy Submit

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Whether you have a sighting, a great photo of a dorsal fin or simply a question about marine mammals in Orkney, we'd love to hear from you!
Sightings: Please complete the form on this page as fully as possible and send any photos you may have to sightings@ommri.org
Photos: If you're sending us photos to help create an ID catalogue, please email photos@ommri.org
General Enquiries: drop us a line at hello@ommri.org