Recent sightings in Manx waters

Date Time Species Adult Juveniles Behaviour Duration Location Observer
19/02/2017 12:05 Harbour Porpoise 1 0 Normal swimming 2

Rue Point

Nick Pinder
15/02/2017 14:00 Common Dolphin 2 0 Bow riding 15

5 miles NW of Peel

Drew Humphries
05/02/2017 09:20 Bottlenose Dolphin 80 20 Normal swimming 60

Between the Calf and Langness

Nick Cowell, Martin Lampden
03/02/2017 14:20 Harbour Porpoise 1 0 Feeding or foraging 5

150m off Peel breakwater

David Wright
29/01/2017 09:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 15 5 Fast swim or porpoising 80

Port-e-vullen

kebaoffshore/Anna Kerruish
17/01/2017 14:00 Harbour Porpoise 2 0 Normal swimming 2

Douglas Head

Pete Quirk
08/01/2017 12:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 8 0 Fast swim or porpoising 30

North of Langness

Peter Broadhurst
07/01/2017 12:30 Minke Whale 2 0 Feeding or foraging 20

Garwick bay, Baldrine

Georgina Franks
07/01/2017 11:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 7 3 Feeding or foraging 300

Douglas head

Tom Brook
07/01/2017 09:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 100 0 Leaping 240

Dalby-Peel Breakwater

Peter Hewes, Peel breakwater kiosk, Kim Tastagh and others
02/01/2017 11:40 Bottlenose Dolphin 70 10 Fast swim or porpoising 120

Langness to the Calf

Peter Coxhead, Andy Watson, Matt Cory, Martin Lampden
30/12/2016 14:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 70 10 Normal swimming 15

Eastern side of Langness

Nick Webb
30/12/2016 09:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 40 10 Fast swim or porpoising 200

Marine Drive

Brian Sneddon, Kevin Campbell, Tom Brook
26/12/2016 10:30 Harbour Porpoise 1 1 Feeding or foraging 20

Dhoon Bay 200m off beach

Steve Taggart
24/12/2016 12:00 Minke Whale 1 0 Not recorded 10

Marine drive

Colin Quayle
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