Project information

Southwest Bottlenose Dolphin Project

To collate existing evidence and co-ordinate bottlenose dolphin research in Cornwall and Southwest England.

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Charity information: Cornwall Wildlife Trust

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  • Need

    Need

    Collate both historic data, and to co-ordinate collection of new survey and photographic data.

    Solution

    A collaborative partnership has been established within the region called the SW Bottlenose Dolphin Consortium. This partnership is co-ordinated by the Cornwall Wildlife Trust and includes a wide range of groups, organisations, businesses and individuals who have all signed up to contribute their data to better understand our bottlenose dolphins.

  • Aims

    Aim 1

    To collate existing evidence and co-ordinate bottlenose dolphin research in Cornwall.


    Activities

    » From groups, organisations, businesses and individuals who have all signed up to contribute their data to better understand our bottlenose dolphins

    What success will look like

    Successful collation of existing evidence and co-ordinate bottlenose dolphin research in Cornwall and Southwest England.


  • Impact

    Impact

    There is currently no specific protection offered to this resident population and the establishment of protection measures will only be supported if robust evidence can be provided.

    Risk

    Not known

    Reporting

    By magazine

  • Budget

    Budget - Project Cost: £100,000

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      Amount Heading Description
      £100,000 Southwest Bottlenose Dolphin P Southwest Bottlenose Dolphin Project
  • Background

    Location

    Cornwall/Devon.

    Beneficiaries

    Bottlenose Dolphin population.

  • Why Us?

    Why Us?

    We protect Cornwall's wildlife and wild places on land and in our seas. We are passionate about conservation and have helped people enjoy nature for over 50 years.

    Read more about the Charity running this project.

    People

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