Recent sightings in Manx waters

Date Time Species Adult Juveniles Behaviour Duration Location Observer
24/05/2017 11:00 Harbour Porpoise 1 0 Normal swimming 1

Cranstal (near Point of Ayre)

Paula Wadsworth
19/05/2017 15:45 Harbour Porpoise 1 0 Normal swimming 5

Point of Ayre

Bill & Sue Whittaker
17/05/2017 16:15 Minke Whale 0 0 Normal swimming 5

10kms south of Castletown

Craig Woodbridge/David Beard
17/05/2017 13:50 Harbour Porpoise 2 0 Feeding or foraging 90

Sound Car Park

Sue & Bill Whittaker
17/05/2017 12:45 Harbour Porpoise 2 0 Feeding or foraging 30

PSM ledges

Sue Whittaker
17/05/2017 12:35 Harbour Porpoise 1 0 Feeding or foraging 15

PSM ledges

Sue & Bill Whittaker
13/05/2017 20:10 Harbour Porpoise 2 0 Normal swimming 5

Port Erin breakwater

Carol, Bill & Sue
12/05/2017 19:53 Harbour Porpoise 3 0 Feeding or foraging 10

West of the Sound

Carol, Sue, Rhona & Robin
11/05/2017 15:45 Risso’s Dolphin 7 0 Normal swimming 10

The Chasms

Sue, Carol & Bill
10/05/2017 20:13 Harbour Porpoise 3 0 Feeding or foraging 30

Port St Mary

Carol, Sue & Bill
10/05/2017 18:36 Harbour Porpoise 1 0 Fast swim or porpoising 2

South of the Sound

Carol Woodall
10/05/2017 14:00 Harbour Porpoise 7 0 Feeding or foraging 10

Bradda Head

Kirrie Jenkins
09/05/2017 19:45 Harbour Porpoise 4 0 Fast swim or porpoising 10

Ledges Port St M ary

Janice Richard Cooil
09/05/2017 11:30 Harbour Porpoise 3 0 Normal swimming 5

South of the Sound

Katherine Miller
07/05/2017 15:10 Harbour Porpoise 2 0 Feeding or foraging 60

West of The Sound

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