Recent sightings in Manx waters

Date Time Species Adult Juveniles Behaviour Duration Location Observer
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

MWDW
25/09/2017 17:00 Minke Whale 1 0 Feeding or foraging 60

Marine Drive, Toll gates

Bill and Lada Henderson
25/09/2017 17:00 Minke Whale 1 0 Feeding or foraging 10

Bulgham bay

John Cowin
25/09/2017 16:15 Minke Whale 2 0 Feeding or foraging 30

Marine Drive

Aidan and ChristinePickering
25/09/2017 15:45 Risso’s Dolphin 5 0 Normal swimming 30

Marine drive

MWDW and many other
25/09/2017 15:00 Unidentified Small Cetacean 3 0 Not recorded 5

Marine drive

Jill Bunyan
25/09/2017 14:45 Minke Whale 6 0 Normal swimming 90

Marine drive-Little Ness

Jill Bunyan
25/09/2017 14:30 Minke Whale 1 0 Feeding or foraging 5

Douglas head

Pete Quirk
25/09/2017 14:30 Minke Whale 2 0 Feeding or foraging 240

Douglas bay

Joanne O’Neill, Lottie and Hollie
25/09/2017 14:15 Common Dolphin 12 0 Normal swimming 15

East of the Sound

Neil Barron
25/09/2017 14:00 Harbour Porpoise 2 0 Not recorded 5

East of the Sound

Neil Barron
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