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Otter Watching Days

Our Current Event

Pfalzmuseum für Naturkunde, Bad Durkheim, Germany
at 7pm
A talk by Dr Wolfgang Gettmann on "Otters and their signs"
6th Annual SEA LIFE Conservation Evening at
Weymouth SEA LIFE
Friday 20 July 6 - 9 pm

Not for profit evening, raising money for charities and lots of family fun!

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IOSF World Otter Day
Wednesday 30 May 2018

Join us and many others around the world in raising awareness about otters:
- their importance in our environment,
- the threats they face (illegal wildlife trade - pets and fur; roads; pollution;
- conflict with fishermen),
- conservation.
Find out more here

See our world map showing the different countries where things are happening.
Otter MAYhem at Exploris Aquarium
Monday 28th May 2018
The Rope Walk
Castle Street, Portaferry BT22 1NZ
10am – 5pm
(last admissions 4pm)

You’d be Otter-ly mad to miss this event!
Combing Spring Bank Holiday and World Otter Day, Exploris are hosting an Otter MAYhem event. Take part in animal talks and feeding demos as well as some otter madness crafts and lots more entrainment for all the family.
028 4272 8062
Extended viewing of Andy Coventry's phtoographic exhibition of otters on the River Don until 10th June 2018
Powis Community Centre, Aberdeen
mon-fri 10am-2pm
sat/sun 11am-1pm
Supporting IOSF World Otter Day
The Otter Wey, Farnham, Surrey

Join this Activity Day on the Wey River, along with Surrey Wild Life, as part of the Otter Wey project.

A great day for families to enjoy some simple activities and discover more about the river.
Skipton Waterway Festival
2018 – The year for Celebration.
Saturday 5th May – Monday 7th May 2018 FREE Family event

Each year there is a different theme for the Festival, and this year the theme is “Celebration” – which is very fitting for the IOSF 25th Year Anniversary. Liz Smailes & her husband Ben Hopkins of Blue Otter Boats are taking the theme of, you guessed it, OTTERS!

If you are in the Skipton area, go along and see the boats decked out in all their finery.
Sunday 29 April 2018
Joanne Topalian is running for otters.

She takes part in the Sterling Scottish Half Marathon, so please suppport her fundraising page HERE
Thank you Joanne.
IOSF's Dr Paul Yoxon will be giving a talk on "Otter Ecology and Conservation" in conjunction with the Cumbria Wildlife Trust

at Cornerstone Community Church, Joss Lane, Sedbergh, LA10 5AB

at 7.30pm

Suggested donation £2 per adult
Egyptian Theatre, Charleston, Oregon


Talk by South Slough Reserve Lead Scientist Angela Doroff on sea otters followed by a film about a river otter, “Ring of Brightwater,”