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Peter Evans


Peter Evans

Director of Sea Watch Foundation, a national marine conservation research charity dedicated to the protection of cetaceans around the UK. Founding Secretary of the European Cetacean Society, and later Chairman, as well as Editor for 21 years. He is a Trustee of the Hebridean Whale and Dolphin Trust, and advisor to the government and various NGO's on cetacean matters.

Peter's field research concentrates upon ecological, behavioural and conservation biology studies of cetaceans in UK particularly harbour porpoises, bottlenose dolphins and minke whales, as well as the effects of human disturbance upon cetaceans. He has written or edited 12 books and 120 scientific publications, and is Honorary Senior Lecturer at the School of Ocean Sciences, University of Bangor.