The UK Cetacean Strandings Investigation
If you find a live stranded marine mammal contact the SSPCA immediately on the nearest location below:
Edinburgh - 0131 339 0111
Aberdeen - 01224 581236
Inverness - 01463 231191
or British Divers Marine Life Rescue (BDMLR) on:
If the animal is dead then contact The Cetacean Strandings Investigation Programme (CSIP) on:
The National Strandings Line:
Please give your name and number.
An accurate description of where the animal is.
What you think the animal is.
An approximate length of the animal.
Condition of the carcass: i.e. freshly dead, slight decomposition, moderate decomposition, advanced decomposition.