Recent sightings in Manx waters

Date Time Species Adult Juveniles Behaviour Duration Location Observer
14/10/2017 11:25 Minke Whale 2 0 Normal swimming 15

The Arches, Marine drive

Colin Gundry
08/10/2017 15:10 Harbour Porpoise 2 0 Feeding or foraging 20

Marine Drive, Arches

Carol Woodall & Sue Whittaker
08/10/2017 14:45 Common Dolphin 10 0 Feeding or foraging 30

Marine Drive. Sth of Arches.

Carol Woodall & Sue Whittaker
08/10/2017 13:05 Minke Whale 4 1 Feeding or foraging 200

Marine drive. From Arches to pigeon stream

Bill & Sue Whittaker, Carol Woodall
08/10/2017 10:45 Minke Whale 1 0 Not recorded 10

Douglas bay

Stephen Beckley
07/10/2017 18:15 Minke Whale 1 0 Feeding or foraging 20

Marine Drive, off The Arches

Carol Woodall, Sue Whittaker.
07/10/2017 17:25 Unidentified Small Cetacean 2 0 Normal swimming 1

Pigeon Stream, Marine Drive

Bill Whittaker
30/09/2017 14:20 Minke Whale 2 0 Feeding or foraging 240

Onchan

Louise Stewart, Paul Apperley, Essie Montgomary
28/09/2017 09:40 Minke Whale 1 0 Normal swimming 15

About 600m from the coast of King Edward Bay

Zoe Bennett
28/09/2017 09:15 Minke Whale 2 0 Normal swimming 2

Marine Drive

Susan Bottell
28/09/2017 09:10 Minke Whale 1 0 Feeding or foraging 20

Marine Drive

Andrew Wedgwood Mayne
26/09/2017 12:00 Minke Whale 1 0 Normal swimming 5

Onchan Head, less than half a mile off shore. Viewed from King Edward Bay House.

Andrew Mackie
26/09/2017 08:40 Minke Whale 3 0 Feeding or foraging 120

Marine drive

Many observers
25/09/2017 18:00 Harbour Porpoise 6 0 Feeding or foraging 5

Laxey bay

John Cowin
25/09/2017 17:00 Harbour Porpoise 2 1 Normal swimming 30

1km off Peel breakwater

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