Recent sightings in Manx waters

Date Time Species Adult Juveniles Behaviour Duration Location Observer
18/04/2016 18:00 Harbour Porpoise 5 0 Normal swimming 5

Groudle

Nicola Mcsween
17/04/2016 10:20 Risso’s Dolphin 2 0 Normal swimming 25

Marine Drive

Steve Wright
17/04/2016 09:30 Harbour Porpoise 1 0 Normal swimming 20

Douglas Head

Steve Wright
13/04/2016 16:30 Risso’s Dolphin 5 0 Not recorded 30

Marine drive

Taylor Keig
13/04/2016 07:50 Risso’s Dolphin 4 0 Normal swimming 10

Marine Drive

Mike Gerrity
12/04/2016 18:30 Risso’s Dolphin 2 0 Not recorded 15

Douglas Lighthouse

Christine Black
09/04/2016 12:30 Minke Whale 0 1 Feeding or foraging 15

Douglas Head

Pam Apperley (reporter, not observer)
09/04/2016 08:15 Harbour Porpoise 3 0 Normal swimming 30

Onchan Head

Pam Apperley
31/03/2016 19:00 Bottlenose Dolphin 20 0 Normal swimming 10

Douglas head

Tom Brook
31/03/2016 14:25 Unidentified Small Cetacean 3 0 Normal swimming 10

Behind Douglas breakwater

Jon Ward
28/03/2016 13:00 Unidentified Small Cetacean 3 0 Not recorded 1

Groudle

Vikki Raby
21/03/2016 13:26 Harbour Porpoise 3 0 Feeding or foraging 15

Port St Mary Ledges

Sue Whittaker Bill and Carol
21/03/2016 12:35 Risso’s Dolphin 11 1 Normal swimming 10

Fort Island, Langness

Mark Kitching
20/03/2016 16:45 Risso’s Dolphin 3 0 Normal swimming 5

West of Sound

Carol Woodall and Bill Whittaker
20/03/2016 16:30 Bottlenose Dolphin 20 0 Normal swimming 20

Cornaa/Port Mooar

Geraldine Sowrey
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